from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Grass and sprigs beaten or trampled down by a stag passing through them.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mark or track of a beast of the chase on the grass; foiling.
From Old French abatture, abatre ("to knock down, to destroy"). See abate (Wiktionary)
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