alfet definition

  • noun:
    • A cauldron of boiling-water into which an accused individual plunged their forearm as a test of innocence or guilt.
    • A caldron of boiling-water into which an accused individual plunged his forearm as a test of purity or guilt.
    • during the early English history, a vessel of boiling-water into which an accused person plunged his arm as a test of his purity.

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