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tater

Syllabification: ta·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈtātər
 
/

Definition of tater in English:

noun

informal
A potato.
Example sentences
  • You've got your regular old taters, sweet potatoes, faro - even lotus root makes it into the dish.
  • The folk about had their own taties and veg. and although many had the coal, local peats were in demand.
  • It actually went quite well with the potato starter, a dish of boiled taters and sliced boiled eggs served in a creamy sauce that contrasted well with the ceviche's sharp citrus-y zing.

Origin

mid 18th century: alteration.

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