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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Leid, p.p. [Reduced f. leved, p.p. of Leve v.1 (Cf. Leed p.p.)] Left, remaining (Leve v.1 3). — 1573 Sempill Sat. P. xxxix. 228.
He carit for [na]thing bot the Kingis munitioun; As for the leue, thair wes bot lytill leid [: deid, remeid, heid]

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