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peaty

[pee-tee]
adjective, peat·i·er, peat·i·est.
  1. of, pertaining to, resembling, or containing the substance peat.
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Origin of peaty

First recorded in 1755–65; peat1 + -y1
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Word Origin and History for peatier

peaty

adj.

1765, from peat + -y (2). Related: Peatiness.

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