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noun (1)

variants or segg
plural -s
dialectal, British
: an animal (as a bull or boar) when castrated as a mature adult


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noun (2)

plural -s
dialectal, England
: callus


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Word History


Noun (1)

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Danish dialect seeg, sæg pig castrated at maturity

Noun (2)

of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse sigg callus

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“Seg.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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