strig

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin obscure.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

strig (plural strigs)

  1. (botany) A pedicel or footstalk, especially of a flowering or fruit-bearing plant, such as the currant.
  2. The tang of a sword-blade.
  3. (Britain dialectal) The string of a button.

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Megleno-Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin root *strigō, from Latin strix. Compare (Daco-) Romanian striga, strig.

Verb[edit]

strig

  1. I yell.