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1. often orts A small scrap or leaving of food after a meal is completed.
2. A scrap; a bit.

[Middle English orte, food left by animals, probably from Middle Dutch : oor, out; see ud- in Indo-European roots + eten, to eat; see ed- in Indo-European roots.]


pl n
(sometimes singular) archaic or dialect scraps or leavings
[C15: of Germanic origin; related to Dutch oorete, from oor- remaining + ete food]
ort, orts - An ort is a morsel or remaining scrap; orts is another name for leftovers.
See also related terms for leftovers.