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

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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).

Mensturable, a. [F. mensurable, late L. mensūrābil-is, e.m.E. mensurable (1604).] Capable of being measured (? by quantity rather than weight). — 15.. Aberd. B. Rec. XXIV. (Jam.).
The mettege of colis, salt, lym, corne, fruit and sic mensturable gudis

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