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First published 1941 (SND Vol. II).
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BLED, v. To snow slightly. Cf. Blaud, v., to blow, beat against.Bnff.2 1928:
There wiz an afa fa' o' snaw on Wednesday, an' aiven on Tyesday it wiz bleddin' awa' a' day.

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