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Name Term description
Name Alewife Term description

A woman who sells ale

Name Alienate Term description

Sell

Name Aliment Term description

A maintenance

Name Allakay/allekay Term description

Footman, lackey

Name Allenarly Term description

Only, solely or exclusively

Name Allkymist Term description

Alchemist

Name ALS Term description

A Lawful Son

Name AM Term description

Assembly Member

Name Amerciament Term description

A fine imposed on a wrongdoer

Name American plague Term description

Yellow fever (a viral infection transmitted by mosquitoes).

Name Amshach Term description

Accidental injury

Name Anasarca Term description

Extreme generalised edema, i.e. swelling throughout the body. Can be caused by liver or heart failure, or malnutrition.

Name Anchor-smith Term description

One who makes anchors for ships and boats

Name Anent Term description

Concerning, on the subject of

Name Annalzie Term description

Alienate, or sell

Name Annealer Term description

A person who processes metal or glass by heating it in a furnace and then immersing it in a chemical bath

Name Annualrent Term description

Interest on a loan, paid annually

Name Annuitant Term description

Person who receives an annuity (guaranteed payment made yearly either for life or for a specified number of years)

Name Anward trobell Term description

Inward trouble (could be gynecological).

Name AP Term description

Apprentice

Name Aphonia Term description

An inability to speak for pathological or psychological reasons.

Name Aphtha Term description

A small ulcer on the mouth or tongue.

Name Apoplexy Term description

Traditionally denotes a sudden loss of consciousness, often preceding death. Also refers to bleeding within the internal organs.

Name Apothecarie/apothecary Term description

Surgeon, druggist, pharmacist

Name App. Term description

Apprentice