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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gest  \Gest\,  n.  [Cf.  {Gist}  a  resting  place.] 
  1.  A  stage  in  traveling;  a  stop  for  rest  or  lodging  in  a 
  journey  or  progress;  a  rest.  [Obs.]  --Kersey. 
 
  2.  A  roll  recting  the  several  stages  arranged  for  a  royal 
  progress.  Many  of  them  are  extant  in  the  herald's  office. 
  [Obs.]  --Hanmer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gest  \Gest\,  n. 
  A  guest.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gest  \Gest\,  n.  [OF.  geste  exploit.  See  {Jest}.] 
  1.  Something  done  or  achieved;  a  deed  or  an  action  an 
  adventure.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  2.  An  action  represented  in  sports,  plays,  or  on  the  stage; 
  show  ceremony.  [Obs.]  --Mede. 
 
  3.  A  tale  of  achievements  or  adventures;  a  stock  story. 
  [Obs.]  --Chaucer.  Spenser. 
 
  4.  Gesture;  bearing;  deportment.  [Archaic] 
 
  Through  his  heroic  grace  and  honorable  gest. 
  --Spenser. 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  GEST 
 
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