a small island, especially in a river.
Yon ‘s no a bad show o’ aits ye hae in the wast park the year, Hillocks; a’m thinkin’ the ‘ill buke weel.
The Days of Auld Lang Syne Ian MacLaren
Ye may as weel look for a white corby as beef in my pantry, or aits in my barn.
The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 3 (of 3) James Hogg
The surface of the river is broken by numerous little “aits” or islands.
England, Picturesque and Descriptive Joel Cook
It grew pease in the 96, and aits, good Angus aits, in the 97.
The Shepherd’s Calendar James Hogg
But indeed Tom always talked of our (p. 139) buiks as if they had been as regular products of the soil as our aits and our birks.
Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 6 John Gibson Lockhart
“A graund field o’ barley,” he says, and as sure as a ‘m stannin’ here, it wes the haugh field o’ aits.’
Kate Carnegie and Those Ministers Ian Maclaren
(dialect) an islet, esp in a river
assembly, integration, and test
atomic international time
aiui as I understand it
aium American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
- Aius locutius
a disembodied voice that warned the Romans of a coming invasion by the Gauls.
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