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Breeze (Andrew): Slab ‘mud’, an Old Irish ghostword: English slob ‘untidy person’.
In ZCP 47 (1995), pp. 87–88.
Draws attention to the incorrect inclusion of slab as an Old Irish word in DIL S, 255.71-72 and LEIA S-123, and explains ModIr. slab as a loan-word from Early Modern English.

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