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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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Plumage, n. [e.m.E. and late ME. plumage (Caxton), plumme- (1633), OF. plumage (1260 in Greimas), f. plume Plume n.] A plume. = Plumash n. 1565–6 Treas. Acc. XI. 467.
For ane plumage xl s.

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