embraceor

embraceor

[em-brey-ser]
noun Law.
a person guilty of embracery.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Anglo-French; Middle French embraseor instigator, equivalent to embras(er) (see embrace2) + -eor < Latin -ātōr- -ator

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embraceor or embracer (ɪmˈbreɪsə)
 
n
criminal law a person guilty of embracery
 
[C15: from Old French embraseor, from embraser to instigate, literally: to set on fire, from braser to burn, from brese live coals]
 
embracer or embracer
 
n
 
[C15: from Old French embraseor, from embraser to instigate, literally: to set on fire, from braser to burn, from brese live coals]

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