noun os·tre·ger \ˈästrə̇jə(r)\

Definition of ostreger



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Origin and Etymology of ostreger

Middle English ostringer, from Middle French otrucher, ostricier, from ostour, ostor hawk, from Medieval Latin auceptor, alteration (influenced by Latin avis bird) of Latin acceptor, alteration (influenced by Latin accipere to take, accept) of accipiter — more at accipiter, accept, aviary

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to cast off or become cast off

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