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trug

[truhg, troo g] /trʌg, trʊg/
noun, British
1.
a shallow basket for carrying flowers, vegetables, etc., made from strips of wood.
2.
a shallow wooden milk pan.
3.
a wooden tray for holding mortar.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for trug

trug

/trʌɡ/
noun
1.
(Brit) a long shallow basket made of curved strips of wood and used for carrying flowers, fruit, etc
Word Origin
C16: perhaps dialect variant of trough
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