Definition of Oxgate

1. oxgang [n -S] - See also: oxgang



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oxgate

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oxeye daisy
oxeyed
oxeyes
oxfendazole
oxflies
oxfly
oxford
oxford-gray
oxford-grey
oxford gray
oxford grey
oxfords
oxgang
oxgangs
oxgate (current term)
oxgates
oxgoad
oxgoads
oxhead
oxheads
oxheal
oxheart
oxheart cherry
oxhearts
oxherd
oxherds
oxhide
oxhides
oxi-

Literary usage of Oxgate

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1. Lectures on Scotch Legal Antiquities by Cosmo Innes (1872)
"... where the land was arable, and by the number of sheep maintained, where pasture. The oxgate, or what ..."

2. The Upper Ward of Lanarkshire Described and Delineated by George Vere Irving (1864)
"... of sixteen oxgate of lands of the town and lands of Culter, two oxgate called the Milne Lands of Culter, two oxgate of the lands of Woodlands, ..."

3. Place-names of Ross and Cromarty by William John Watson (1904)
"The old Gaelic practice of division into fifths survives in the name Coigach, Place of fifths. The oxgate appears doubtfully in ..."

4. Desultory Notes on Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary by James B. Montogomerie- Fleming (1899)
"oxgate, iii. 425. "An ox-gang of land. ... should be given as well as " oxgate." The Imperial Dictionary gives ... In Scotland it is termed oxgate. ..."

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