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oxter

(ˈɒkstə)
n
dialect Scot and Irish and Northern English the armpit
[C16: from Old English oxta; related to Old High German Ahsala, Latin axilla]
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oxter

[ˈɒkstəʳ] N (Scot) → axila f
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Great hairy gods of oxter I really want to be supportive of Madonna's daughter Lourdes who's been pictured with rather hirsute armpits.
22] transplanted hepatocarcinoma model were established in Kunming mice by oxter hypodermic injection of 5 x [10.
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What could Tipp do when Aisake put the sliothar under his oxter only look up at it?
The twenty lexical items are as follows: quine, lug, cloot, pooch, neep, lum, dubs, briks, simmit, bairns, oxter, scurry, loon, preen, tatties, slivers, plook, kirk, bosie, een.
The long and short of it is I'd far rather see you nude-- your silk shirt and natty tie, the brolly under your oxter in case of a rainy day, the three-piece seersucker suit that's so incredibly trendy, your snazzy loafers and, la-di-da, a pair of gloves made from the skin of a doe,
From Ovid's Tristia I have bogged-down in this forgotten outpost on the Black Sea: a spit of land, a fistula in the oxter of an Empire I once served.
3 ml (150 [micro]g/ml) in skin of the left oxter and 24 h later, values of the diameter and transverse diameter of the red maculation were detected.
roller Baptist with her Bible under her oxter and the Sunday-school
And begob what was it only that bloody old pantaloon Denis Breen in his bathslippers with two bloody big books tucked under his oxter and the wife hotfoot after him, unfortunate wretched woman, trotting like a poodle.
Armpit of despair Conrad Logan's oxter can't be a pleasant place after 90 sweat-soaked minutes so spare a thought for Darren McGregor.
PEOPLE who don't know their hallux from their oxter can pop a new publication on their Christmas wish list.