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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Jadg(e)ing, Jaging, Jedging, vbl. n. The action of gauging (Jadge v.). — 1579 Conv. Burghs I. 81 (see Jadge v.).
1609 Edinb. B. Rec. VI. 54.
Ane gift and richt to the office of jadging of fische
The acts … anent the jadgeing of heyring and salmond
1679 Stirling Common Good MS. 133 b.
Spent with the ballie efter the jaging of the stoups

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