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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1976 (SND Vol. X).
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WHULL, n. Variant of Eng. hole (Rxb. 1923 Watson W.-B.). Hence whully, holey, full of holes. [ʍʌl]

[For wh- see W, letter, 7.(2)(i).]

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