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tater

[tey-ter]
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noun Dialect.
  1. potato.
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Origin of tater

1750–60; by aphesis, and dial. substitution of -er for final -o; see feller1
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British Dictionary definitions for tater

tater

noun
  1. a dialect word for potato
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Word Origin and History for tater

1759, colloquial pronunciation of potato.

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