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

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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).

(Mev-,) Mewable, a. [Cf. Meve v. and Movabill a.: cf. also late ME. moevable, mev(e)able (14–15th c.).] Movable, as opposed to heritable: see Movabill a. — 1596 Milne-Home MSS. 61.
That all thingis cum to the profeit of the air … and renewing of his mewable secwreties

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"Mewable adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 8 Aug 2022 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/mewable>

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