turbit (s.xiii2/4)

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turbit (s.xiii2/4)


[FEW: 19,190a turbid; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,819a turbith; TL: ; DEAF:  turbith; DMF:  turbith; TLF:  turbith; OED:  turpeth n.; MED:  turbit n.; DMLBS: 3527a turbith]
turbith,  turbet  
ls(loanword: Latin Arabic )


1bot.turpeth, medicine prepared from the root of the jalap plant
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  si sont bones a doner .ij. fois ou .iij. la semaine au soir avesques les queles covient hermodactili, turbith, petrocillum  i 247
( c.1300; MS: s.xiv2 )  Gelhenec: turbet noire; il y a de blanc q[ui] mieus waut  372.123
( MS: s.xv2 )  Tora: (B2) gallice et anglice turbit  252.C16
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