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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).
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Dyssit, variant of Dyce(i)t a. — 1634 Edinb. Test. LVI. 358.
Threttie thrie elnes … dyssit taffitie … Fyftein elnes … singill dyssit taffitie
1642 Ib. LVII. 183 b.
Ane petticott of dyssit incarnat worsatt stuff

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