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thwaite

noun \ ˈthwāt \

Definition of thwaite

plural -s
dialectal
:a piece of land used as a meadow, field, or pasture; specifically :forestland cleared and converted to tillage

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Origin and Etymology of thwaite

of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse thveit parcel of land; akin to Old English thwītan to cut, cut off


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thwaite

variants: or thwaite shad

Definition of thwaite


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