koryto

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See also: kóryto

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koryto. Cognate with Upper Sorbian korto, Lower Sorbian kóryto, Polish koryto , Serbo-Croatian kòrito, Russian коры́то (korýto).

Noun[edit]

koryto n

  1. trough (long, narrow container, open on top, for feeding or watering animals)
  2. channel (the physical confine of a river or slough, consisting of a bed and banks)

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

koryto n (diminutive korytko)

  1. obsolete spelling of kóryto

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koryto.

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Noun[edit]

koryto n

  1. trough (container for feeding animals)
  2. channel (confine of a river)
  3. (politics, figuratively, derogatory) the work-related benefits (money, housing, cars, influence, etc.) provided to government officials and elected politicians; suggests misuse for personal gain; cf. pork barrel

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