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foy (fɔɪ) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (obsolete) the quality of allegiance or loyalty
  2. (Scottish, dialect) a parting gift or entertainment, esp for a woman on the eve of her marriage or to celebrate the end of a particular season (fishing, harvest, etc)

verb (intransitive)

  1. (nautical, dialect) to assist a ship in distress

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