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First published 2001 (DOST Vol. X).
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(To-lukar,) Too looker, n. [To- prefix1 and Lukar n.] An onlooker. — a1598 Ferg. Prov. MS No. 582.
He hes too lookers anew quho mowes his wyf in the mercat

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