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

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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).

Inevitable, a. [ME. (c 1450), L. inēvitābilis.] Unavoidable. — 1456 Hay I. 148/22.
For resonable excusation and caus inevitable
Ib. 259/33.
Be presumpcioun vehement and inevitable

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