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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).
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Plensh(i)on, n. (Shortened from Plencheo(u)n-nail(l n. Also in the mod. dial. Cf. Plenshour n.) — 1651 Misc. 3 Spald. C. II. 199.
2000 dubill plenshon 20 li.
1679 Receipt in Atholl Mun. 62. II. 157.
Two hundereth dowble plenshions

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