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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).

Plat, n.2 [Cf. Plait n., Plite n., Plet n., and Plat p.p.] A tress of hair. = Plet n. 2. — 1599 St. A. Kirk S. 910.
In cutting hir heir by the plattis out of hir heid

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