trotter

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noun trot·ter \ˈträ-tər\

Definition of trotter

  1. 1 :  one that trots; specifically :  a standardbred horse trained for harness racing

  2. 2 :  a pig's foot used as food

14th Century

First Known Use of trotter

14th century


TROTTER Defined for English Language Learners

trotter

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noun trot·ter \ˈträ-tər\

Definition of trotter for English Language Learners

  • : a horse that has been trained to trot in races

  • : a pig's foot cooked and used as food


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