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First published 1952 (SND Vol. III).
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EBIT, n. A coat (Bnff. 1914 K. W. Peterkin W.-L., 1916 T.S.D.C. II. 43). [′ebɪt, ′ɛbɪt]

[Cf. O.Sc. abit, a.1400, abbeit, c.1500, O.Fr. abit, coat, dress, and Mod.Fr. habit, id.]

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"Ebit n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 1 Dec 2023 <>



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