Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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TORRIE, int. Also torran. A call to a bull (Cai. 1905 E.D.D.).

[Gael. toraidh, id., tarbhan, a young bull, deriv. of tor, tarbh, a bull. See Tor.]

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