brockage

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noun brock·age \ˈbrä-kij\

Definition of brockage

  1. 1 :  an imperfectly minted coin

  2. 2 :  an error made in striking a coin usually as the result of the coin getting stuck in the die —often used before another noun brockage coins

Origin and Etymology of brockage

English dialect brock rubbish + English -age


First Known Use: 1718

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