appointment (n.)
purpose, design, intention
AC IV.x.8[Antony to Scarus, of the enemy] They have put forth the haven - / Where their appointment we may best discover [or: weaponry]
AW II.v.67[Bertram to Helena] my appointments have in them a need / Greater than shows itself at the first view
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