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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1941 (SND Vol. II).
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BRAIK, n. “An internal mortification; a disease among sheep” (Ags. 1808 Jam.). Cf. Braxy, and braikshaw, s.v. Breakshugh.

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