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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).
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Unchargeable, adj. [17th c. Eng. unchargeable (1649); Chargeable adj.] Without being a charge or burden upon (to) another. — 1646 Aberd. B. Rec. IV 61.
Throw the … heavie burden of … small barnes, quhairthrow he wes not able to live with them vnchargeable to your honouris

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