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Why do Scots wear tartan?

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Tartans originated in woven wool, but now they are made in many other materials. The term plaid is also used in Scotland for an ordinary blanket such as one would have on a bed. The Dress Act of 1746 attempted to bring the warrior clans under government control by banning the tartan and other aspects of Gaelic culture.
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