Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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BILGET, n.1 “A billet for a soldier's quarters” (Sc. 1911 S.D.D. Add.).

[Prob. a corrupt form of billet. O.Sc. billiet, billȝett, (1) a communion card, (2) a billeting order, 17th cent. Fr. and mod.Eng. billet. See Billgate.]

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