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

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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).
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(Plankage,) Plankeg, n. [e.m.E. and ME. plan(c)kage (1347–8), OF. plancage.] Dues payable for the use of ( ? gang-) planks at a quay, wharfage; cf. plank maill Plank n.1 1 c. — 1589-1600 Skipper's Acc. (Morton) 5 a.
For plankeg xx s.

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