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  • n. A menial attendant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A menial attendant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An attendant; a hanger-on: an old Irish term.

Etymologies

Irish and Gaelic stocach an idle fellow who lives on the industry of others, a lounger. (Wiktionary)

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