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Name Term description
Name ARSA Term description

Associate of the Royal Scottish Academy

Name Articles of roup Term description

The conditions under which a property was to be auctioned

Name Artisan Term description

A skilled manual worker

Name ASC Term description

Army Service Corps

Name Asmey Term description

Asthma

Name ASN Term description

A Son Named

Name Asoond Term description

In a faint

Name Asphyxia Term description

A severe reduction in the amount of oxygen being supplied to the body through obstruction of the breathing, leading to loss of consciousness.

Name ASSOCN Term description

Association

Name Assoilzie Term description

To find someone 'not guilty', to absolve them from the outcome of a legal action

Name At Term description

Indicates a landless person, e.g. Andrew Bennett, farm servant at Little Kenny

Name Atrophy Term description

A wasting away of an organ or body tissue owing to injury, disease or lack of use.

Name Attorney-at-law Term description

Advocate, lawyer in court

Name Auchtand Term description

Owing

Name Auctioneer Term description

Advocate, lawyer in court

Name Auditor Term description

One who examines accounts or goods for others

Name Availl Term description

Worth, or monetary value

Name Awand Term description

Owing

Name Axies/axes/access fits Term description

Ague

Name AYC Term description

Ayrshire Yeomanry Cavalry