Trog

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See also: trog and trög

German[edit]

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verschiedene hölzerne Tröge (1) in einem Schuppen — various wooden troughs in a shed

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German troc, from Old High German trog, from Proto-Germanic *trugaz. Akin to Dutch trog, English trough, Swedish tråg.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʁoːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /tʁoːx/ (northern and central Germany; chiefly colloquial)

Noun[edit]

Trog m (genitive Trogs or Troges, plural Tröge)

  1. (agriculture) trough (narrow container for animals to drink or eat from)
  2. (geology) trench (often filled with sediments)

Declension[edit]

ein Trog (2) — a trench

Synonyms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • Trog in Duden online