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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A hill of meeting or council; an elevated place in the open air where public assemblies or courts were held by the Saxons; -- called, in Scotland, mute-hill.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In old Eng. hist., a hill of meeting on which the moot was held.

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