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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1971 (SND Vol. VIII).

SHEENCE, n. Sc. form of Eng. science (Sc. 1779 A. Scot The Contrast 9). [′ʃiəns]

[Cf. P.L.D. § 45 and S, lettr, 6. (1)(i).]

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