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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).
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Non-covenanter, n. 1639 Baillie II. 441.
Serue your selves of the non-covenanteris meanes for heerafter
1639 Kirkcaldy Presb. 152.
No wilfull noncovenanters should be admittit [to communion]
1640–1 Kirkcudbr. Min. Bk. 85. c1650 Spalding II. 354.

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