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abature


abature


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abature  \Ab"a*ture\  ([.a]b"[.a]*t[-u]r;  135),  n.  [F.  abatture 
  fr  abattre  See  {Abate}.] 
  Grass  and  sprigs  beaten  or  trampled  down  by  a  stag  passing 
  through  them  --Crabb.