Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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GLAUROCH, n. A bog, a mud-hole. Gall. 1824  MacTaggart Gallov. Encycl. 94:
He'd slonk adown, or ere he ken'd, A miry, quacking quaw, Or glauroch, far aboon the knee.

[From Glaur, n.1, 1. + suff. -och.]

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