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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1971 (SND Vol. VIII).

SNAGGER-SNEE, n. A large knife, first introduced from Germany (Gall. 1824 MacTaggart Gallov. Encycl. 429).

[Variant of Eng. snickersnee, id.]

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"Snagger-snee n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 1 Oct 2022 <>



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