n.1.A summoner.
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39) In perfect juridical form, the summoner verifies his position in the process that consigns him to hell, and he affirms that he does not intend to veer from his goal: "`Nay, old stot, that is nat myn entente,' / Quod this somonour, for to repente me / For any thyng that I have had of thee'" (1630-32).