Therf

Therf

(?), a. [AS. eorf; akin to OHG. derb, Icel. jarfr.] Not fermented; unleavened; -- said of bread, loaves, etc. [Obs.]
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Pask and the feast of therf loaves.
Wyclif.
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The"ri*ac

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The*ri"a*ca

(?), } n. [L. theriaca an antidote against the bite of serpents, Gr. : cf. F. thriaque. See Treacle.] 1. (Old Med.) An ancient composition esteemed efficacious against the effects of poison; especially, a certain compound of sixty-four drugs, prepared, pulverized, and reduced by means of honey to an electuary; -- called also theriaca Andromachi, and Venice treacle.
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2. Treacle; molasses. British Pharm.
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The"ri*ac

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The*ri"a*cal

(?), } a. [Cf. F. thriacal.] Of or pertaining to theriac; medicinal. "Theriacal herbs." Bacon.
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