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tret

(trɛt)
n
(Historical Terms) commerce (formerly) an allowance according to weight granted to purchasers for waste due to transportation. It was calculated after deduction for tare
[C15: from Old French trait pull, tilt of the scale; see trait]

tret

(trɛt)

n.
(formerly) an allowance for waste, after deduction for tare.
[1490–1500; < Anglo-French, variant of trait act of drawing; see trait]
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It is a labor to task the faculties of a man -- such problems of profit and loss, of interest, of tare and tret, and gauging of all kinds in it, as demand a universal knowledge.
The shrine of Baba Bhudu Shah in Tret was given on a contract to a local contractor, who did not hand over control of the shrine after his contract ended.
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JONES Gwladys May Peacefully on Friday Jan 16, 2015, at Alltymynydd Nursing Home, Llanybydder, Gwladys of Hafod-y-Bryn Llwynygroes; beloved wife of the late Dan, (TreT fynor) and a dear friend of Emyr and a loving Aunty.
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LAWRENCE--To most, Tret Fure's name is synonymous with the genre "Women's Music." She recorded with and produced some of the best of women's music including the legendary "Meg & Cris at Carnegie Hall." She worked as a duo with Cris Williamson throughout the 90s, producing, engineering and releasing three CDs together during those years.
A woman there had McCalla's albums, then still on cassette tape, along with tapes by dozens of other women, almost all lesbian, including Meg Christian, Cris Williamson, Tret Fure, and Margie Adam.
Longtime singer and "tomboy girl" Tret Fure plays a house concert at 8 p.m.
Lovers of the charming vernacular tret us to more than 70 mint ones.