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inby

  

      adv  
1      (Scot)   into the house or an inner room; inside; within  
2      (Scot. and northern English)  
dialect   towards or near the house  
      adj  
3      (Scot. and northern English)  
dialect   located near or nearest to the house  
the inby field     
     (C18: from in (adv) + by (adv))  
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inbd, IN, inky, inly

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