æbs
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æbs
Substitute: Æbs, æps, æspe (from confusion with æspe aspen), a fir-tree Æps (æbs v. l.) abies, Ælfc. Gr. Z. 14, 11: 52, 14. Æps abies, Wrt. Voc. i. 80, 24. Etspe ii. 98, 14. Æspe, 4, 10. [From Latin.]
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