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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).
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Misknowledge, n. [e.m.E. mysknowlage (a 1533), misknowledg(e, used in place of Misknawlage.] Lack of knowledge, ignorance. — 1569-73 Bann. Memor. 295.
In respect of his far distance and misknowledge of the circumstances of the Scottis controversies

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