[rescussion] (c.1150)

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[rescussion] (c.1150)


[ FEW: *3,289a excutere; Gdf: 7,91c rescoussion; GdfC: ; TL: 8,1001 rescossïon; DEAF:  escorre (rescossion); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 2790c rescussio ]


1lawrescue, forcible recovery of property or goods
( c.1150; MS: s.xii3/4 )  Cil ki aveir rescut, u chevals u bos u vaches [...], que est forfeng apelé en engleis, cil kis claimed, durrad [al provost] pur la rescussiun (var. escuss[iun] (I)MS: s.xvi) .viij. den.  496 (Hk) 5
rescouyng  rescuour  rescure  rescus#1  rescusser 
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