expectatif (1406)

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expectatif (1406)

[ FEW: 3,319b exspectare; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,584a expectatif; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  expectatif; TLF:  expectatif; OED:  expectative adj., n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 869a exspectativus ]


1eccl.expectative, (granted by the Pope in anticipation of the death of an incumbent)
( 1406 )  plusours persones [...] diverses graces expectatives et provisions papales en diverses esglises [...] saunz licence de sa roiale magesté ount impetrez  iii 596
eccl.expecting, in expectancy (of a benefice)
( 1406 )  les dites persones expectatives, par vertue et force de lour dit licence a eux [...] graunté, fount inquieter et molester les incumbentz en les dites benefices  iii 596
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