noun es·toc \(ˈ)e¦stäk\

Definition of estoc



  1. :  a thrusting sword chiefly of the Renaissance

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Origin and Etymology of estoc

French (also, tree trunk), from Old French, tree trunk, sword point, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German stoc stump, tree trunk — more at stock

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a brief usually trivial fact

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