Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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STOOM, v.2 To germinate anew, to grow again, to throw up fresh shoots (Rxb. a.1838 Jam. MSS. XI. 176).

[Corrupt form of Stone, v.2, poss. through conflation with Stoo, v., and stem.]

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