scearpness
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scearpness
AddScearpnyssa acuminata, Germ. 399, 259. IV a. bitterness of speech :-- Sum hálig fǽmne in þám mynstre ðá scearpnesse dysiglicra sprǽca on hire ágenre tungan hí ná bebeáh quaedam sanctimonialis femina in loco eodem linguae procacitatem atque stultiloquium non declinavit, Gr. D. 340, 16.
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