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Auld Reekie

  

      n     (Scot)      a nickname for       Edinburgh   1  
     (literally: Old Smoky)  
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auld  
      adj      a Scot. word for       old  
     (Old English ald)  


auld lang syne  
      n   old times; times past, esp. those remembered with affection or nostalgia  
     (Scottish, literally: old long since)  
Auld Reekie  
      n     (Scot)      a nickname for       Edinburgh   1  
     (literally: Old Smoky)  

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auld lang syne, Ald, Au

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