13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle English, from Anglo-French assoilé, past participle of assoudre to absolve, from Latin absolvere
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as/so far as (something) is concerned
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“Assoil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assoil. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.
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