peteresnet (c.1299)

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peteresnet (c.1299)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: ; Gdf: 6,131a peteresnet; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  petersnet; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  Peter net n.; MED:  Peter n. (petres-net); DMLBS: ]


1fishingimplementPeter net, a type of fishing-net used in the Thames and its estuary
( c.1299 )  il i a un autre manere de reyes qe hom apele peteresnet, de. ij. pouz large, et nent plus estreytz; et irra tut l'an, fors en la seyson qe l'em prent smelt  117
( MS: 1419 )  Et un autre reys, appellé petrisnet de deux pousses, et nient meins, irra par tout l'an, fors quaunt l'em prent smelt  577
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