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First published 1990 (DOST Vol. VII).

Rag. Erron. for Rug v. 1579–80 Glasgow B. Rec. I 77.
Hawand his hand on his quhinger raggand it halflines in and out
1682 Melrose Reg. Rec. III 4.
The saids defenders … did asault the persewer … and raged and shouged the persewer by the armes

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