from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The principal dry measure of the old Scottish system.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A dry measure formerly used in Scotland; the fourth part of a boll of grain or meal. The Linlithgow wheat firlot was to the imperial bushel as 998 to 1000; the barley firlot as 1456 to 1000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Scotland A measure of capacity, once used for corn etc, equal to four pecks


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