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stocc
es ; m. I. a stock, trunk, log Stoc truncus, Wrt. Voc. i. 32, 42 : 80, 32 : axima, 287, 32. On ðone lytlan beorg ðǽr se stoc stód . . . on gerihte tó ðam stocce on eásteweardan ðam leá, of ðam stocce súðrihte on ðære strǽt, Cod. Dip. Kmbl. ii. 250, 9-17. Tó ðam wón stocce, ðanne fram ðam wón stocce, 73, 22. Tó paðe stocce to the sign-post (?), v. <
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stocc
Dele hand- at end, and I. Add inn wæs swýþe nearo, and þǽr lágon stoccas, Hml. S. 31, 856. I a. a post to which a person may be fastened, stocks :-- Óstiges stocces fæstene þæs (Godes weres) sceancan (in) nodosi cippi claustrum viri Dei tibias (astringunt), An. Ox. 3251. Of þǽre lége þæt hit cymð tó frobirig stocce (to Froburg stocks ?
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