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

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First published 1986 (DOST Vol. VI).

Pottable, adj. (? f. Pot(t n.1 1 (? fit for the pot, as ? for potting and preserving, or ? for cooking for immediate consumption), or ? var. of e.m.E. potable Potabille adj.) — 1679 J. Somerville Mem. II 155.
He beheld multitudes of poor people that wer gathering myles, lam latuce, and other pottable herbes

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