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First published 1952 (SND Vol. III).
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DOITEL, v. To be enfeebled in mind. Ppl.adj. doitelt.Sc. 1895 “N. Roy” Horseman's Word xxi.:
I'm a failed body turned, bowed and doitelt.

[Freq. of Doit, v. (1), above. ]

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