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(intr; usually foll by to) to yield weakly; give in
[from obsolete truckle to sleep in a truckle bed; see truckle2]
1. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Furniture) a small wheel; caster
2. (Cookery) a small barrel-shaped cheese
1. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Furniture) (intr) to roll on truckles
2. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Furniture) (tr) to push (a piece of furniture) along on truckles
[C15 trokel, from Anglo-Norman trocle, from Latin trochlea sheaf of a pulley; see trochlea]
truck•le (ˈtrʌk əl)
v.i. -led, -ling.
to submit or yield obsequiously or tamely (usu. fol. by to).
[1660–70; figurative use of obsolete truckle to sleep on a truckle bed. See truckle2]
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Among its extensive range are 200g miniature waxed cheese truckles of Real Yorkshire Wensleydale, Real Yorkshire Wensleydale with Cranberries, Real Yorkshire Wensleydale with Ginger, and Real Yorkshire Wensleydale with Onion & Chives.
Her RoyalWelsh takeaway included two truckles of Black Bomber cheese, six packs of herb-fused pork sausages and a trio of Buff Orpington chickens.
The Barber family has been farming and producing cheese in Somerset since the early 1800s and now specialises in a wide range of mainly block cheeses, although it also supplies truckles (or rounds), in pack sizes from 2.
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