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recheat

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noun re·cheat \ri-ˈchēt\

Definition of recheat

  1. :  a hunting call sounded on a horn to assemble the hounds



Origin and Etymology of recheat

Middle English rechate, from rechaten to blow the recheat, from Anglo-French rechater, from Vulgar Latin *recaptare to gather, assemble, from Latin re- + captare to catch at, chase — more at catch


First Known Use: 15th century


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