oistre (1385)

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oistre (1385)

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[ FEW: 7,442a ostrea; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,774a huitre; TL: 11,28 uistre; DEAF:  uistre; DMF:  huître; TLF:  huître; OED:  oyster n. and adj.; MED:  oistre n.; DMLBS: 2067b ostrea ]
hostre,  oister,  oistree,  ostre,  ostrei,  oyster,  oystre,  oltstre  209
pl. oistris,  oystris ,  oyistris  


1zool.crustaceanoyster, mollusc
( 1385 )  pur prendre, par colour de son office, prises et custumes de vynes, ostres, moskles, jounkes et des autres choses et vitailles venantz par eawe a la dite citee  iii 212.30
( 1396; MS: s.xv1 )  tauntpee, oistrees, mules, crivys et crabbes, cokkez [...]  11.13
( MS: 1419 )  Et qe nulle bat qe amesne oysters [...] ne demurge pluis long a vende [...]  244
pavement de oistres
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