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ratter

[rat-er] /ˈræt ər/
noun
1.
a person, animal, or thing that catches rats, as a terrier or a cat.
Origin of ratter
1825-1835
1825-35; rat + -er1
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  • Kittens of a good ratter were prized because she would teach them how to hunt.
British Dictionary definitions for ratter

ratter

/ˈrætə/
noun
1.
a dog or cat that catches and kills rats
2.
another word for rat (sense 3), rat (sense 4)
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