toret

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

toret (plural torets)

  1. (obsolete) A ring for fastening a hawk's leash to the jesses.
  2. (obsolete) A ring affixed to the collar of a dog, etc.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Gallo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a diminutive of Old French tor, taur, from Latin taurus, from Proto-Indo-European *táwros.

Noun[edit]

toret m (plural torets)

  1. bull