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carritch

[ kahr-ich ]
/ ˈkɑr ɪtʃ /
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noun Scot.
a catechism.
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Origin of carritch

1755–65; back formation from carritches (taken as plural), Scots variant of catechise (now dial.) <French catéchèse ≪ Greek katḗchēsiscatechesis; for t>rr,cf. porridge
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