cyre-líf
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cyre-líf
For 'A choice . . . eligunt' substitute: I. the condition of life which allows a person to choose his lord, the state of dependence on a lord whom a person has chosen Gehicgon hig eác hig gehealdon heora clǽnnysse, oððe beón geférlǽhte þǽre gefæstnuncge ánes gesynscipes, bútan þám canonican þe on cyrelífe sittað (those who are dependents of the bishop; exceptis his canonicis qui victu et vestitu potiantur), Nap. 15. II. a person in such a condition.
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