betrunk

transitive verb be·trunk \bi-ˈtrəŋk, bē-\

Definition of betrunk

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to remove the lower part of the course of (a stream) especially by submergence of a valley or by recession of the land along a shore — compare behead

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Origin and Etymology of betrunk

be- + trunk (to truncate)


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