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  • verb [ weak ]
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ge-célan, p. de; pp. ed.
v. trans.
To make cold, to cool, allay; refrigerare
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  • Ðæt man ne mæge wæterseóces þurst gecélan

    that any one might not allay the thirst of a watersick [dropsical] man.

v. intrans.
To become cold, to be refreshed; refrigerari
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  • Forlǽt me ðæt ic gecéle ǽrðam ðe ic gang

    remitte mihi ut refrigerer priusquam abeam,

    • Ps. Spl. 38, 18
    • .
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v. célan, calan.
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v.  célan ge-ceolan.
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  • ge-célan, v.