yawd
yawd \yawd\ (y[add]d), n. [Cf. Icel. jalda a mare, E. jade a nag.] A jade; an old horse or mare. [Written also {yaud}.] [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] --Grose. [1913 Webster]

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