trencher Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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trenchernoun [C]

uk   /ˈtren.tʃər/  us   /-tʃɚ/
Australian English a ​blackhat with a ​square, ​flattop, ​worn on ​formaloccasions by some ​teachers and ​students at ​college or ​university, and in the past by some ​schoolteachers
in the past, a ​flat, ​woodendish used to ​servefood
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