wadset

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English wedsetten, equivalent to wed ‎(pledge) +‎ set. Wad is a Scottish form of wed.

NounEdit

wadset ‎(plural wadsets)

  1. (obsolete, Scotland) The conveyance of land in pledge for a debt; a mortgage

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wadset ‎(third-person singular simple present wadsets, present participle wadsetting, simple past and past participle wadsetted)

  1. (obsolete, Scotland) To mortgage land

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