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  1. [obsolete]: See cates

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Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)

[See AcAtes.] Provider or purchaser of provisions. Obsolete. In the dramatis personae of B. Jonson's Sad Shepherd, we find “Robin Hood's bailiff or acater.” Chaucer best defines the character. A gentil manciple was ther of a ...

Google previewMiddle English Dictionary (1952)

by Hans Kurath

achates, acates, acades. [CF achat, AF acat. ] l. (a) The act of buying, a purchase; (b) comune ~ [transl. L coemptio], a purchase made under (unfair) conditions imposed by a ruler; (c) fig. redemption. (a) (cl387-95) Chaucer CT.Prol . A. 57l: ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

ACATES, MISTAKES CONCERNING. Alltiqua- *fs put no small value upon stones of this kind engraven by art. In this fense, agates make a fpe- tfcs of antique gernsj in tin: workmanship where- of we sine! eminent proofs of the great skill andj ...

Google previewA New Dictionary of Ancient Geography, exhibiting the modern in addition to the ancient names of places (1803)

by Charles Pye

CER AcATEs (Caracates), a people of Germany.

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