margent (n.)
margin [of a page, where an explanatory note would be found]
Ham V.ii.153[Horatio aside to Hamlet] I knew you must be edified by the margent [i.e. need to have something explained]
Luc.102[of Lucrece and Tarquin's eyes] [she could not] read the subtle shining secrecies / Writ in the glassy margents of such books
RJ I.iii.87[Lady Capulet to Juliet, of Paris] what obscured in this fair volume lies / Find written in the margent of his eyes
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