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First published 1968 (SND Vol. VII).

RAGGIN, n. ? A wick for a lamp.Ork. 1747 P. Ork. A.S. (1933–4) XII. 52:
40 Raggins from the North-west, 4 box smoothing Irons.

[Cf. Norw., Icel. rak, id.]

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