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First published 1990 (DOST Vol. VII).

(Replegeing,) Replegeyng, vbl. n. Also: repledg(e)-, -plaidge-, -plag-, -pleagin. [Replege v.] The action of repledging, in sense 1 of Replege v. 1540–1 Linlithgow B. Ct. 17 Jan. (see Replege v. 4).
1557 Irvine Mun. II 10.
Quhilk chartour of confirmacioun of replaging … the saidis balyeis of Aire repellit
1561 Misc. Maitl. C. II 289.
Anent the repleagin of Thomas Watsoun in Dalkeith to the court of the regalitie of the samin
1574 Carrick Baillie Ct. 30 April.
His libertie of replaidgeing of his tennentis to his awin court
1584 Edinb. B. Rec. IV 379 marg.
a1633 Hope Major Pract. II 69.
If repledging be alleadgeat efter litiscontestatione, it should not be admitted

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