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out out

v. 1. [E Car. (CoLlymore 83, Yansen 40); cf. OUT v. 1. + out particle] to extinguish: Out out the light (Exuma). He outing it out (Inagua).

2. [F, Car., Gul. idem (Roy 1977:71); cf. OED out v. to blot out obs. .+1653, + out particle] to erase: Lend inc your rubber—let me out out this thing (Nassau). = OUTEN v. 2, OUT SOMETHING OFF 

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Last update: 2012-10-26 00:20
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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