Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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SNITTER, n.2 A twitch for a horse (Ork. 1929 Marw.; Sh. 1971). Cf. Eng. dial. snittle, a noose, a slip-knot, of obscure orig., and Snickle.

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"Snitter n.2". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 29 Jul 2021 <https://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/snitter_n2>

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