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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Alkind, Alkynd, a. [See Alkin,a. and Kind n.] Every kind of.1375 Barb. xiii. 717 (corne and fee, and alkynd othir riches); xvii. 214 (with vitaill and alkynd othir apparaill). a1400 Leg. S. ii. 872 (knawlege of alkind ded). 1513 Doug. xii. Prol. 256 (Welcum confort of alkynd fruyt and grayn).

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