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cucking stool

noun cuck·ing stool \ˈkə-kiŋ-\

Definition of CUCKING STOOL

:  a chair formerly used for punishing offenders (as dishonest tradesmen) by public exposure or ducking in water

Origin of CUCKING STOOL

Middle English cucking stol, literally, defecating chair
First Known Use: 12th century

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