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GUEST,Murray on Salt Spring BS: Scottish dialect experts, help. (7) RE: BS: Scottish dialect experts, help. 29 Feb 08

Leach does omit the word from his glossary, but the redoubtable Scottish National Dictionary has it, referencing only that occurrence in Greig-Keith, defining it as "sable fur", saying it's a corruption of English "sabelline", from Old French.

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