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backlins

[ bak-linz ]
/ ˈbæk lɪnz /
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adverb Scot. and North England.
backward; back.
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Also back·lings [bak-lingz]. /ˈbæk lɪŋz/.

Origin of backlins

First recorded before 1000; Middle English bakling, Old English on bæcling “backwards”; see origin at back1, -ling2 -s1
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