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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1965 (SND Vol. VI).

MAGINK, n. A queer-looking object or creature, an oddity (Sh., ne.Sc.. Ags. 1962). [mə′gɪŋk]

[Ma- + slang gink, a fellow, or phs. Gink, n.1]

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