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

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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).

(Plater,) Plaitter, n. [e.m.E. platter (1512), late ME. and e.m.E. plater (14th c.), AF. plater f. plat Plat n.2] A platter. — 1571 Sempill Sat. P. xxviii. 118.
Greit was the riches fund within that hauld, Plaitter nor pois we neuer left ane plak

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