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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1960 (SND Vol. V).

KINSH, n.2 A small quantity, a “pinch” (Abd., m.Lth. 1960).Abd.15 1928:
Cud ye spare me a wee kinsh of tibacca?

[Phs. a parallel form to Eng. pinch, a small quantity.]

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"Kinsh n.2". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 26 Sep 2022 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/kinsh_n2>

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