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- n. Alternative form of laverock.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as laverock.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A variant of laverock, for lark.
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A bee may buz among the heath -- a lavrock cleave the skies.
But then there are dainty green graffs in Saint Cuthbert's kirkyard, whare ane may sleep as if they were in a down-bed, till they hear the lavrock singing up in the air as high as the Castle; whereas, and behold, these London kirkyards are causeyed with through-stanes, panged hard and fast thegither; and my cloak being something threadbare, made but a thin mattress, so I was fain to give up my bed before every limb about me was crippled.
Cuthbert’s kirkyard, whare ane may sleep as if they were in a down-bed, till they hear the lavrock singing up in the air as high as the