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rattoon

[ ra-toon ]
/ ræˈtun /
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noun, verb (used with or without object)
a variant of ratoon.
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How to use rattoon in a sentence

  • We were now in the foothills of the Rattoon Mountains, and the bluff we were on was very steep.

    The Adventures of Buffalo Bill|Col. William F. Cody
  • It belongs rather to the second or third rattoon-crop, which, has sprung up under the influence of foreign stimuli.

    Unwritten Literature of Hawaii|Nathaniel Bright Emerson

British Dictionary definitions for rattoon

rattoon
/ (ræˈtuːn) /

noun, verb
a variant spelling of ratoon
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