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drogher

[ droh-ger ]
/ ˈdroʊ gər /
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noun

a freight barge of the West Indies, rigged as a cutter or schooner.

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Origin of drogher

1775–85; <Dutch drog(h)er ship for fishing and drying herring and mackerel, equivalent to drog(en) to dry + -er-er1
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