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tore2

[tawr, tohr] /tɔr, toʊr/
noun
1.
a torus.
Origin
< French < Latin torus
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British Dictionary definitions for tores

tore1

/tɔː/
verb
1.
the past tense of tear1

tore2

/tɔː/
noun
1.
(architect) another name for torus (sense 1)
Word Origin
C17: from French, from Latin: torus
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