waygoing
noun Date: 1633 chiefly Scottish the act of leaving ; departure

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • waygoing — [wā′gō΄iŋ] Chiefly Scot. adj. going away; departing n. the act of leaving or departing …   English World dictionary

  • waygoing — /way goh ing/, n. Chiefly Scot. and North Eng. the act of leaving; departure; leavetaking. [1625 35; WAY1 + GOING] * * * …   Universalium

  • waygoing — n. (Scottish) departure; act of leaving …   English contemporary dictionary

  • waygoing — I. ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: way (IV) + going chiefly Scotland : the act of leaving : departure II. adjective 1. chiefly Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • waygoing crop — Law. See away going crop. [1765 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • waygoing crop — noun : away going crop * * * Law. See away going crop. [1765 75] …   Useful english dictionary

  • away-going crop — /euh way goh ing/, Law. a crop planted by a tenant that matures after the expiration of the tenancy and is rightfully the tenant s to harvest. Also called waygoing crop. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • away-going crop —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : a crop that a tenant is under certain conditions entitled to remove after the end of his tenancy : emblement * * * /euh way goh ing/, Law. a crop planted by a tenant that matures after the expiration of the tenancy and… …   Useful english dictionary

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