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First published 1934 (SND Vol. I).

ABLEEGED, pa. p. Obliged. [ə′blidʒd]Uls.(D) 1879 W. G. Lyttle Readings by Robin 7:
“I'll be for iver ableeged tae ye,” sez I, “an' it'll gang nae farther, ye may depend on't.”

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