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Definition of Derat
1. to rid of rats [v -RATTED, -RATTING, -RATS]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Derat
Literary usage of Derat
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Travels in the Central Caucasus and Bashan: Including Visits to Ararat and by Douglas William Freshfield (1869)
"... The Jabbok—Camp of the Beni-Hassan—Suppressing a Sheikh—The Oak Forests of Gilead—The Tablelands—An Uxorious Sheikh—derat— The Roman Road—The Robbers ..."
2. The Land of Gilead, with Excursions in the Lebanon by Laurence Oliphant (1880)
"Since my return to England I regret far more deeply than I did at the time not having explored the subterranean cities of derat, ..."
3. The New York Times Current History (1919)
"... had prevented the retreat of this army, cutting its communications north by destroying the Damascus-Medina railway at derat, east of the Sea of Galilee. ..."