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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).
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Futur(e, -uir, -our, a. [ME. future, futur (Chaucer), L. futūrus.] Future. — c1500-c1512 Dunb. xxi. 53.
All mon answer deth … To compt befoir the iuge future
1549 Compl. 46/14.
Diverse futur accedentis
1567 Douglas Chart. 264.
His spows futuir
1609 Dundonald Par. Rec. 195.
His futour spous

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