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reesetee commented on the word rounstow
Thank you, sionnach. I can see many, many uses for this in everyday conversation.
November 14, 2008
sionnach commented on the word rounstow
To cut off the ears of sheep, and so obliterate distinctive marks of ownership."He flung his marches open to his neighbour's sheep, and when they came upon his land, he rounstow'd their ears." (MacTaggart, John. The Scottish Gallovidian Encyclopedia. 1824)