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- n. Obsolete form of nurse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Nurse.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Middle English form of nurse.
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Old Fr. noreis, the Northerner (Chapter XI), or norice (nourrice), the nurse, foster-mother (Chapter XX).
"To the norice and rokker of the same lord, 25s. 8d."
Mark to Market requires a willing owner (unwilling seller) to discount the value of his assets to the point that a disinterested (unwilling potential buyer) person would sit up, take norice and maybe decide to buy at fire sale prices.
I however, received a confirmation norice that same day.
No, Sire, I came to this tempest in search of a wet norice to nurse little Noose, for I can’t feed him, and Catsight sent me a dream.