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First published 1960 (SND Vol. V).
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HANKLE, n.2 An ankle (Cai. 1902 E.D.D., Cai. 1956).

[Cf. O.Sc. ankleth, c.1420, hancleth, c.1538, hanckleth, 1596, id. See also P.L.D. § 150 and H.]

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