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Tithe, 1) subst. the tenth part: “the t. of a hair was never lost in my house before,” H4A III, 3, 66 (O. Edd. tight). “a slave that is not twentieth part the t. of your precedent lord,” Hml. III, 4, 97.
2) adj. tenth: “every t. soul, 'mongst many thousand dismes, hath been as dear as Helen,” Troil. II, 2, 19. cf. the t. woman in All's I, 3, 89.
In Meas. IV, 1, 76 O. Edd. unintelligibly: our corn's to reap, for yet our --s to sow.* Some M. Edd. tilth's.
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