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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Cot, n.4 Variant of Cote n. (quota). — 1595 Lanark B. Rec. 111.
To haf xl d. of ilk testament … and David Tuodall admittit collectour to the ingedring the cot thairof to the tounes usse
1609 Melvill 769.
To restore the bisschopis … to the commissariat cottis off testamentis

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