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creance


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Creance  \Cre"ance\  (kr[=e]"ans),  n.  [F.  cr['e]ance,  lit., 
  credence,  fr  L.  credere  to  trust.  See  {Credence}.] 
  1.  Faith;  belief;  creed.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  2.  (Falconry)  A  fine,  small  line  fastened  to  a  hawk's  leash, 
  when  it  is  first  lured. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Creance  \Cre"ance\  (kr[=e]"ans),  v.  i.  &  t. 
  To  get  on  credit;  to  borrow.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer.