Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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DIST, n. A corn-stack. Ork. 1880  Dennison Sketch-Bk. 112:
Whin I teuk in the peerie dist The never a moose i' hid he missed.

[Irreg. form of diss, s.v. Dess.]

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