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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).
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Pedage, Pedogie, n. (Rendering med. L. pedagium toli paid by travellers passing through a place, whence also Payage n.) — 1630 Comm. Univ. II. (Glasg.) App. 248.
Et ab omnibus vigiliis, guardiis et pedagiis, vulgo lie watching, warding and pedages
1657 Glasg. Univ. Mun. I. 341.
Lykeas wee … exempt the rectors [etc.] … and all others suppostes members and servants of our said universitie … frome all watchinges, wardings, pedogies [1453 Ib. 6, ab omnibus … vigiliis, custodiis et pedagiis]

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