from The Century Dictionary.
- To help; serve; second. Bailey.
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Who had incouraged Japan in its tentative to asserve the rest of Asia?
Thenne the kerver or sewer most asserve [A] every disshe in his degre, after order and course of servise as folowith: first, mustard and brawne, swete wyne shewed therto. [