ratter

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noun rat·ter \ˈra-tər\

Definition of ratter

  1. :  one that catches rats; specifically :  a rat-catching dog or cat

13th Century

First Known Use of ratter

13th century


RATTER Defined for Kids

ratter

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noun rat·ter \ˈra-tər\

Definition of ratter for Students

  1. :  a dog or cat that catches rats

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