bi-scot


bi-scot
A fine imposed for neglect to keep banks, ditches and causeways in repair.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Scot — Scot, n. [Icel. skot; or OF. escot, F. [ e]cot, LL. scottum, scotum, from a kindred German word; akin to AS. scot, and E. shot, shoot; cf. AS. sce[ o]tan to shoot, to contribute. See {Shoot}, and cf. {Shot}.] A portion of money assessed or paid;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scot and lot — Scot Scot, n. [Icel. skot; or OF. escot, F. [ e]cot, LL. scottum, scotum, from a kindred German word; akin to AS. scot, and E. shot, shoot; cf. AS. sce[ o]tan to shoot, to contribute. See {Shoot}, and cf. {Shot}.] A portion of money assessed or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scot-free — [?], a. Free from payment of scot; untaxed; hence, unhurt; clear; safe. [1913 Webster] Do as much for this purpose, and thou shalt pass scot free. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] Then young Hay escaped scot free to Holland. A. Lang. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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