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Pronunciation : Un*truss"
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [1st pref. un- + truss.]
Definition : Defn: To loose from a truss, or as from a truss; to untie or unfasten; to let out; to undress. [R.] Dryden.

Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Un*truss", Un*truss"er
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: One who untrussed persons for the purpose of flogging them; a public whipper. [Obs.] B. Jonson.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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