from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as average.


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  • In these months is corn to be 'shornne or mowen downe' (the writer, it is to be noticed, has no preference for either method); and after the corn is carried put draught horses and oxen into the averish (corn stubble), to ease other pastures; and after them put hogs in.

    A Short History of English Agriculture


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