Definitions

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  • n. Obsolete form of sentry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A sentry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete form of sentry.

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Examples

  • To pull an arrow out of the body; to exercise and strike with a clubbe, a buckler to theire feete, and take it if neede requireth, and defende himselfe, if neede requirs, from the ennemy; being in sentery to heark the ennemy that comes neere, and to heare the better lay him downe on the side.

    Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson

  • We leave a hogg att the doore for sentery, with a rope tyed to his foot.

    Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson

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