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ratter

[ rat-er ]
/ ˈræt ər /
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noun
a person, animal, or thing that catches rats, as a terrier or a cat.
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Origin of ratter

First recorded in 1825–35; rat + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for ratter

ratter
/ (ˈrætə) /

noun
a dog or cat that catches and kills rats
another word for rat (def. 3), rat (def. 4)
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