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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).
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Plenching-naill, n. (Cf. Plencheo(u)n-nail(l and ME. planching-nail (1365), f. Planch n.) — 1640 Dumfries Treas. Acc. 9.
For plenching nailles to the mylne 4 s.

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