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verschiedene hölzerne Tröge (1) in einem Schuppen — various wooden troughs in a shed

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German troc, from Old High German trog, from Proto-Germanic *trugaz. Akin to Dutch trog, English trough, Swedish tråg.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʁoːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /tʁoːx/ (northern and central Germany; now chiefly colloquial)

NounEdit

Trog m (genitive Trogs or Troges, plural Tröge)

  1. (agriculture) trough (narrow container for animals to drink or eat from)
  2. (geology) trench (often filled with sediments)

DeclensionEdit

 
ein Trog (2) — a trench

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Further readingEdit

  • Trog in Duden online