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þurh-borian

  • verb [ weak ]
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to bore through, perforate
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  • Ðá wolde ic witan hwæðer ða gelícnissa wǽron gegotene ealle swá hé sǽde; hét hié ðá þurhborian

    simulacra quae an solida essent scire ego cupiens omnia perforavi,

      Nar. 20, 1.
Etymology
[O. H. Ger. durh-porón perforare, terebrare.]
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v.  borian.
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