Definition of Dortour

1. n. A dormitory.



Definition of Dortour

1. Noun. (historical) A bedroom or dormitory, especially in a monastery. ¹

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Definition of Dortour

1. dorter [n -S] - See also: dorter

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dortour

dorsum of tongue
dorsum pedis
dorsum pedis reflex
dorsum scapulae
dorsum sellae
dort
dorted
dorter
dorters
dortier
dortiest
dorting
dortoir
dortoirs
dortour (current term)
dortours
dorts
dorty
dorveille
dory
doryphora
doryphoroi
doryphoros
dos and don'ts
dosa
dosado
dosage
dosage compensation
dosage effect

Literary usage of Dortour

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1. The Promptorium parvulorum: The first English-Latin dictionary by Galfridus, Winchester Cathedral Chapter Library, Anthony Lawson Mayhew (1908)
"See M. & S. ' Siepe as monke in his dortour«,' ... in our dortour,' CHAUCER CTD 1855. [Of- dortour, also dortoir ; Lat. dormi- fon'um. ..."

2. The Laird of Logan, Or, Anecdotes and Tales Illustrative of the Wit and by David Robertson, John Donald Carrick, William Motherwell, Andrew Henderson (1889)
"dortour, 71.—A repast; a refreshment; a slight meal ; a lunch serving ... A herd, in the parish 0l Beith, complained " that other herds got a dortour like ..."

3. Collectanea Topographica Et Genealogica by Frederic Madden, Bulkeley Bandinel, John Gough Nichols (1834)
"... the keper of the grates, the keper of the revelación gate, the keper of the cloyster and dortour dores. The fifty-third chapter is entitled, ..."

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