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First published 1952 (SND Vol. III).
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DOLLER, -ar, n.

1. A large marble (Bnff. c.1874 (per Mry.2); Bnff.2 1940; Abd. 1905 E.D.D. Suppl.; Abd.2, Abd.9, Ags.2 1940).

2. Horse dung (Inv. 1948 (per Abd.27)).

[Doll, n.1, + -er, intensive suffix.]

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