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Related to Rescous: Locatio, lack of care, undeft


n.1.Rescue; deliverance.
2.(Law) See Rescue, 2.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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When through the help of Pandarus' clever machinations Troilus later seduces Criseyde, we are told this of Troilus' response: And right as he that seeth his deeth y-shapen, And deye moot, in ought that he may gesse, And sodeynly rescous doth him escape, And from his deeth is brought in sikernesse, For al this world, in swich present gladnesse, Was Troilus....