Origin of margent
First recorded in 1475–85; alteration of margin
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Examples from the Web for margent
Beware my Comment, tis odds the margent shall be as full as the text.
Is it in the glade or the thicket, or on the margent of the rill?
Miss Josephine screamed, and Mr. Margent swore with actual animation.
Mr. Margent found himself the subject of a suffusion of ideas, and had the appearance of being surprised at his own gifts.
Then he saw the maiden come along the forest glade by the margent of the stream, her basket filled and over-flowing with flowers.