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Rid-het(t, adj. Also: rit-. Var. of Red(e)-hate adj.. — 1535 Stewart 61198.
Ane croun of yr[n]e out of ane forge rit [het] Tha brocht
1596 Dalr. II 46/5.
Ane rid hett croun of yrne

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