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At the countretaille Explained

At the countretaille at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Countretaille \Coun"tre*taille`\ (koun"t?r-t?l`), n. [F.
contretaille; contre (L. contra) + taille cut. See {Tally}.]
A counter tally; correspondence (in sound). [Obs.]

{At the countretaille}, in return. --Chaucer.