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sart (plural sarts)
- (UK, obsolete) An assart, or clearing; land cleared for agriculture.
- 1859, John Jones, quoting Monasticon Anglicanum, volume 1, c. 1450, The History and Antiquities of Harewood, in the County of York, page 223:
- And the syte of an olde mylne with a littel sart that lyes betwixt the mylne and the Ellers with other land in Arthington and all the water within his fee for helping and sustayneing of the said nownree
- sart in An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster, 1828.
- sart in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- James A. H. Murray [et al.], editors (1884–1928), “Sart, n.1”, in A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (Oxford English Dictionary), London: Clarendon Press, OCLC 15566697.
sart (neuter sart, plural and definite singular attributive sarte)
- tender, vulnerable
- (of a spot on one's body) tender, hurting when touched
- tender, caring, careful not to harm