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  • verb [ weak ]
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ge-myltan, -miltan, -mieltan; pp. ed
To cause to melt, soften
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  • Gold ðæt biþ ðurh ofnes fýr gemylted

    gold that is melted by the fire of the furnace,

      Elen. Kmbl. 2621; El. 1312.
  • Gemyltyd is eórðe

    liquefacta est terra,

      Ps. Spl. C. 74, 3.
  • Woldon ellenrófes mód gemiltan

    they wished to subdue the bold man's courage,

      Andr. Kmbl. 2785; An. 1395.
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v. ge-mieltan.
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v.  ge-mieltan ge-miltan.
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  • ge-myltan, v.