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plainstones

[pleyn-stohnz]
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plural noun Scot.
  1. flagstones.
  2. (used with a singular verb) a flagstone walk or passageway.
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Also plain·stanes [pleyn-steynz] /ˈpleɪnˌsteɪnz/.

Origin of plainstones

First recorded in 1765–75; plain1 + stone + -s3
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Historical Examples

  • He has never ventured beyond the Plainstones of Dumfries on a cattle-fair day.

    Patsy

    S. R. Crockett