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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Again-halding, vbl. n. [Again adv.] Withholding; retention. — 1417 Charter (Reg. H.) No. 249.
[To be held] in pece withoutin ony againe haldin or againe calling for euirmare

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