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Medical records contained in a Seventeenth century book are set to go on display in a new exhibition celebrating 350 years of book collecting.
Word of the Day
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- + geck.