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debouching


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Debouch  \De*bouch"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Debouched};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Debouching}.]  [F.  d['e]boucher;  pref.  d['e]-  (L.  dis- 
  or  de)  +  boucher  to  stop  up  fr  bouche  mouth,  fr  L.  bucca 
  the  cheek.  Cf  {Disembogue}.] 
  To  march  out  from  a  wood,  defile,  or  other  confined  spot, 
  into  open  ground;  to  issue. 
 
  Battalions  debouching  on  the  plain.  --Prescott. 




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