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Old 12-02-2017, 10:39 AM   #11
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Default Re: Your first time competing

Originally Posted by Leong View Post
From the Dictionary of the Scots Language:

LEET, n.2, v.1 Also †lite, †lyte, †leit(t), †liet.

I. n. 1. A list of candidates or nominees eligible for a post or office, gen. the select list of those considered the most suitable, the long or short leet (see below) (Sc. 1808 Jam.). Gen.Sc. Obs. in Eng. since 16th c. Also of any list of persons.

The OED also gives definition... though variant...
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