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

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(Fore-,) Foirschet(e, -scheit, n. Some part of a mill. — For laying in of the dam of the foirscheit and bering of the faill to it; 1558 Edinb. Old Acc. I.. 292.
Twa daillis to mend the foirschete; Ib. 295.
Half ane daill to lay in the foirscheit of the Kirkmyln; 1571–2 Haddington Acc. MS.

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