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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An officer of the forest who had the care of vert and venison by night.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An officer of the forest who had the care of vert and venison by night.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An officer of the forest in England, who had the nocturnal care of vert and venison.

Etymologies

Probably akin to tine to shut or inclose. (Wiktionary)

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