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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).

Unaccountable, adj. [17th c. Eng. unaccountable (1643).] Not able to be called to account. — a1639 Spotsw. Hist. (1677) App. 31.
The king is an absolute and unaccountable monarch

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