ort

ort

[awrt]
noun
Usually, orts. a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English; cognate with Low German ort, early Dutch oorete; compare Old English or- out-, ǣt food (see eat)

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ort
"remains of food left from a meal," c.1440, cognate with early Du. ooraete, Low Ger. ort, from or-, privative prefix, + etan "to eat."
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