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

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First published 1986 (DOST Vol. VI).

(Pundable,) Pondabyll, -eabill, adj. [f. Pund v. Cf. Poindabill, Pindible, Poundabill.] That may be distrained. = Poindabill adj. 1527 Selkirk B. Ct. (ed.) 89.
The ground vas pondabyll within hymselff
1562 Inverness Rec. I 89.

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