abattis

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abattis (plural abattis or abattises)

  1. Alternative spelling of abatis

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Etymology[edit]

From abattre +‎ -is.

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Noun[edit]

abattis m (plural abattis)

  1. rubble
  2. (Canada) An area that has been cleared of trees, but not yet of their stumps.
  3. (cooking, plural only) giblets
  4. (military) abatis
  5. (dated, slang, plural only) limbs

Verb[edit]

abattis

  1. first-person singular past historic of abattre
  2. second-person singular past historic of abattre

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