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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Chynge, variant of Change v. — (a1570-86 Dunb.) Maitl. F. clxii. 6.
How euer this warld dois chynge [B. change] and varie
(a1570-86 Shaw) Ib. cxlvi. 6.
Giff chynges the wynd
Ib. lxxxix. 2.
The thochtis of men dois daylie chynge [: strange]

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