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

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First published 2001 (DOST Vol. IX).

Snaw blind, adj. [18th c. Eng. snow-blind (1748); Snaw n. and Blind adj.] Temporarily blind due to glare from snow. — a1628 Carmichael Prov. No. 360.
Better snaw blind nor all blind

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