noun tro·che \ˈtrō-kē, British usually ˈtrōsh\

Definition of TROCHE

:  lozenge 3

Origin of TROCHE

alteration of earlier trochisk, from Late Latin trochiscus, from Greek trochiskos, from diminutive of trochos wheel
First Known Use: circa 1597

Rhymes with TROCHE


noun tro·che \ˈtrō-kē, British usually ˈtrōsh\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TROCHE

:  lozenge


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