cratch

[ krach ]
/ krætʃ /

noun Archaic.

a crib for fodder; manger.

Origin of cratch

1175–1225; Middle English cracche < dialectal Old French crache, variant of creche crèche
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British Dictionary definitions for cratches

cratch
/ (krætʃ) /

noun

a rack for holding fodder for cattle, etc

Word Origin for cratch

C14: from Old French: crèche
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