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

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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Duplat(e, Dowplait, a. [L. duplātus, p.p. of duplāre.] Duple (in music). — a1500 Henr. Orph. 234 (A).
First diatasseron, … And diapason symple and duplate [B. dowplait]
1501 Doug. Pal. Hon. i. 368.
Proportionis fine with sound celestiall, Duplat, triplat, diatesseriall

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