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

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First published 1990 (DOST Vol. VII).
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(Revokeabill,) Revocabill, -able, adj. [e.m.E. reuocable (a1471), -wokeable (1584), OF revocable (1307 in Larousse).] That may be repealed or rescinded. — 1578 Reg. Privy C. III 48.
All the saidis alienationis … quhilkis of the law ar revocabill
1681 Stair Inst. i iv § 18.

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