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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).

Con, n.2 [Northern e.m.E. con (1562).] A cone. — 1681 Colvil Whig's Suppl. i. 8.
The shape and fashion of his head Was like a con, or pyramid

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