from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A Middle English form of knead.
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Grind-stones are to bee made, they knede the sand as they use to doe meale, and so make them of what bignesse they please.
Nym the tharmys  of a pygge and wasch hem clene in water and salt and seth hem wel and than hak hem smale and grynd pepyr and safroun bred and ale and boyle togedere Nym wytys of eyrynn and knede it wyth flour and mak smal pelotys  and fry hem with wyte grees and do hem in disches above that othere mete and serve it forthe.