brachet

noun
brach·​et | \ ˈbrachə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of brachet

archaic

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History and Etymology for brachet

Middle English, from Middle French, from Old French, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German braccho hunting dog (that uses scent), Middle Low German & Middle Dutch bracke; probably akin to Middle High German bræhen to smell

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“Brachet.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brachets. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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