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1. bitlok n.

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A bit of food.

2. cros n.

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(a) A cross for crucifixion, a gibbet; (b) the cross of Christ; holi cros; Exaltacioun of the cros, a feast, Sept. 14; feste of the holi cros, feast of the Invention of the Cross, May 3; (c) winnen

3. ē̆che n.

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A tool or implement of some sort; ?an adze.

4. ērī adj.

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Filled with fear or dread.

5. kinescot n.

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A tax due to the king.

6. quethiren v.

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Of an arrow: to whiz, whir; quethiren oute, whir out, fly out.

7. Scot n.(1)

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(a) An inhabitant of Scotland; a native Scot; a Scottish soldier; -- sometimes used anachronistically; (b) in cpds. & combs.: Scot lede, Scotland; the Scots; Scot riveling, a derogatory nickname for a…

8. Scot-lōnd n.

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(a) Scotland, including Iona; (b) Scot-lond regioun, Scotland; chirche of Scot-lond, the Scottish church; constable of Scot-lond, the chief executive officer of Scotland; king of Scot-lond, the king…

9. Scottish adj.

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(a) Of Scottish nationality; found or produced in Scotland; characteristic of Scotland; also, as noun: Scottish people or soldiers; Scottish man; (b) Scottish king, king of Scotland; Scottish langage

10. shọ̄n v.

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(a) To put shoes on (sb., oneself, a statue); provide (sb.) with shoes; also fig.; cover the feet of (sb. with sth.); also, cover (the feet with sth.); -- used fig.; hosen and shon; (b) ppl. shod

11. shō̆t n.

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(a) A missile, such as an arrow, a dart, spear, cannon projectile, etc.; also fig.; -- often coll.; shot of honde, darts, javelins, etc.; casting shot, a missile; sheten (oute) shot; (b) coll. weapons…

12. smilt adj.

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Finely sifted.

13. strēken v.(1)

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(a) To lie stretched out, be extended; refl. to extend over a given area; (b) to stretch out (one's limbs) in a recumbent position; ppl. streked, prostrate, prone; (c) to fall prostrate; (d) to lay…

14. thræflī adv.

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Urgently, eagerly; ?angrily.

15. twinter n.

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A stock animal that has passed its second winter, a two-year-old; twinter noute, two-year-old cattle.

16. war-lou n.

Additional spellings: warlou
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(a) One who is disloyal to king or country, a traitor; a criminal, felon; also with diminished force as a term of abuse (b) a wicked person, sinner; an impious person, infidel; a deceiver; also used…

17. wēthe n.

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A piece of cloth, swatch; saumple wethe, a sample of cloth used to match a color.

18. yedder n.

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The mark of a blow, a weal, bruise.