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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1934 (SND Vol. I).
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AGREEMENTS, Condiments and the like — salt, pepper, sugar, cream, etc., the accessories of the table. In use in Abd. c.1900. (Abd.16)

[Cf. agreements in sense of “agreeable qualities, circumstances, or accessories” (N.E.D. last quot. 1737), and cf. Fr. agréments, ornamental accessories (of dress, music, etc.).]

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"Agreements n. pl.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 5 Dec 2022 <>



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