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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).

Unscapable, adj. [ME vnscapable (Wyclif); Scap(e v.] Inescapable, unavoidable. — 1554 Knox III 315.
To instructe us that lyvelye fayth … is able to carye us thorowe suche parelles as be unscapable to nature

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