spetch

noun
\ˈspech\
plural -es

Definition of spetch 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 spetches plural : parings and refuse of leather, hides, or skins used as a by-product (as for making glue)

2 dialectal, British : a scrap (as of leather) for patching : patch

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Definition of spetch (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal, England

: mend, patch

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History and Etymology for spetch

Noun

alteration of speck (patch)

Transitive verb

probably from spetch entry 1

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