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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).
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Focage, n. [med. L. focagium.] Fuel. — 1499 Acta Conc. II. 293.
That this wod and forest is the Kingis undoutable, and that this parti allegis til be infeft of the fostery and focage of it
1592 Aboyne Rec. 175.
The toun and landis … with the houses, biggingis, pasturage, focage, propirtie and commountie

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