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First published 1952 (SND Vol. III).

COCKABLE, adj. “Of age; of the age of puberty” (S.D.D.).Edb. 1791 J. Learmont Poems 65:
Earl Cribbage, sin he was cockable, Has ay been at the gamin' table.

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