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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Cruchet, variant of crochet Crochat n. (hook). — 1375 Barb. x. 401 (E).
Thair leddre … maid ane clap quhen the cruchet [C. cleket] Wes fixit fast in the kyrneill

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