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

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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).

Medicable, a. [e.m.E. medicable in various senses (1616), in this sense (1658), OF. medecable, medicable, L. medicābilis.] Having medicinal or healing properties. — 1604 Craig i. 13.
In fertill Egipt grew With medicable, enuenomd hearbes anew

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