a buckle; clasp.
Origin of tache
1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French < Germanic. See tack1
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archaic a buckle, clasp, or hook
Word Origin for tache
C17: from Old French, of Germanic origin; compare tack 1
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A circumscribed discoloration of the skin or mucous membrane, as a freckle.
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