gaugerie (1380)

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gaugerie (1380)


[ FEW: *16,10a *galga; Gdf: 4,640b jaugerie; GdfC: ; TL: 4,1598 jaugerie; DEAF: J206 jauge 2 (jaugerie); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  gaugery n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 1055b gaugeria ]


1taxgauging, measuring of liquids (for government taxation)
( 1380 )  prie la commune, qe come plusours vyns de diverses maneres sont sovent amesnez deinz la terre, queux passont sovent sanz gaugie (l. gaug[er]ie) , par cause qe l'estatut sur ycel fait touche trop briefment la matire, a grant damage des seigneurs et communes, qe sont sovent desceuz en lours achatz, a cause q'ils ne poent sanz gaugie (l. gaug[er]ie) avoir conisance comebien les vesseulx contienent  iii 97
gauge#1  gauger  gaugeour#1 
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