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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1956 (SND Vol. IV).

GUTTAG, n. A knife used for gutting fish, esp. herrings (Cai. 1900 E.D.D.; Cai., Ayr. 1955).

[Variant of Gael. cutag, id. (from Cutty), with influence from gut.]

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