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Anglo-French (n.)

the form of Old French written in England from the Norman Conquest (1066) through the Middle Ages; the administrative and legal language of England 12c.-17c.; the name is attested from 1887 and was popularized, if not coined, by Skeat.

And Frenssh she spak ful faire and fetisly,
After the scole of Stratford-atte-Bowe,
For Frenssh of Parys was to hir unknowe.
[Chaucer]

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Definitions of Anglo-French from WordNet

Anglo-French (n.)
the French (Norman) language used in medieval England;
Synonyms: Anglo-Norman
From wordnet.princeton.edu