troche

noun
tro·​che | \ ˈtrō-kē How to pronounce troche (audio) , British usually ˈtrōsh \

Definition of troche

First Known Use of troche

circa 1597, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for troche

alteration of earlier trochisk, from Late Latin trochiscus, from Greek trochiskos, from diminutive of trochos wheel

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The first known use of troche was circa 1597

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“Troche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/troche. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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troche

noun
tro·​che | \ ˈtrō-kē, British usually ˈtrōsh \

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