boreis (s.xiii2)

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boreis (s.xiii2)

[ FEW: *19,32a bauraq; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  borax n.; MED:  boras n.; DMLBS: 207b borax 1 ]
borays;  borreys;  burreys  

s., generic name for different types of salt
( MS: s.xiv1/3 )  pernét [...] de sal armoniac plus de un ferding et de borays demi ferding  382.24 borax, tincal
( s.xiii2; MS: c.1400 )  borax est quedam gumma unde consolidatur aurum, anglice et gallice boreis  23.24-25
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