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poach

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Verb

Infinitive
to poach

Third person singular
poach

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to poach (third-person singular simple present poach, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) to cook something in simmering water
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Etymology 2

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Verb

Infinitive
to poach

Third person singular
poach

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to poach (third-person singular simple present poach, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to take game or fish illegally while trespassing on someone's property
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to take anything illegally or unfairly
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to make an employee or customer switch from a competing company to your own company
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