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groat

noun \ ˈgrōt \

Definition of groat

1 usually plural in form but singular or plural in construction : hulled grain broken into fragments larger than grits
2 : a grain (as of oats) exclusive of the hull

Origin and Etymology of groat

Middle English grotes, plural, from Old English grotan, plural of grot; akin to Old English grēot grit


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groat

noun

Definition of groat

: an old British coin worth four pennies

Origin and Etymology of groat

Middle English groot, from Middle Dutch


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