Middle English (Scots dialect) courpale, alteration of croper, crupere crupper
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“Curple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/curple. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.
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