avoidance (s.xiv1/4)

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avoidance (s.xiv1/4)

[ FEW: *14,593b *vocitus; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  avoidance; TLF: ; OED:  avoidance n.; MED:  avoidaunce n.; DMLBS: ]
avoidaunce,  la voidanz(l. l’avoidanz?)  i 220  


1lawmaking null and void
( 1314 )  si vous fuissez de age et jeo meyse avaunt la fin etc., il vous covendreit a ceo respoundre en avoidaunce (l. avoidante=p.pr?) la com a dire qe statut vous eyde  Ed II xviii 57
( c.1420-89 )  le fait per luy mesme n’est pas matter d’aver le certificat saunz avoidaunce de le discent  34 n.1
2eccl.vacancy (of benefice, membership etc.)
( MS: s.xiv1/4 )  en temps des queux la eglise s’envoida […] par quele avoidance A., G., M. presenteront  44
( 1415-22 )  le souverain aura le nombre des compaignons de l'ordre avecques lui requis par les estatus [...] et y soient a my temps aucunes avoidances des compaignons  344-45
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