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trencher

noun tren·cher \ ˈtren-chər \

Definition of trencher

:a wooden platter for serving food

Origin and Etymology of trencher

Middle English trenchour knife, serving platter, from Anglo-French, from trencher to cut


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trencher

adjective

Definition of trencher

1 :of or relating to a trencher or to meals
2 archaic :having the nature of a parasite :sycophantic

First Known Use of trencher

14th century


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trencher

noun trench·er \ ˈtren-chər \

Definition of trencher

:one that digs trenches; specifically :a usually self-propelled excavating machine typically employing a bucket conveyor and used to dig trenches especially for pipelines and cables

Origin and Etymology of trencher


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