thrapple

thrapple
\\ˈthrapəl\ noun (-s)
Etymology: alteration of thropple
Scotland : throat, windpipe — used especially of the horse

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thrapple
Sc. dial. form of thropple.

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  • Thrapple — Thrap ple, n. [Also thropple, corrupted fr. throttle.] Windpipe; throttle. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thrapple — thrap·ple …   English syllables

  • thrapple — /ˈθræpəl/ (say thrapuhl) noun Scottish the windpipe; throat. {British dialect thropple} …  

  • Thropple — Throp ple, n. [Cf. {Thrapple}, and see {Throttle}.] The windpipe. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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