Reference Entry

wattle

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
wattle

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(pl. and coll. sg.) stakes intertwined with twigs or branches used as fencing, etc. OE. watul, of uncert.

Reference Entry.  24 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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