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First published 1956 (SND Vol. IV).

GRAGGAN, n.coll. Also groggan. “Small fish left over from the catch and divided among the crew” (Mry. 1914 Trans. Bnff. Field Club 25, Mry.1 (Lossiemouth) 1925).

[A corruption with extended meaning of Graddan, n., 3.]

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