Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A halfround single-cut file or fioat, having one curved face and one straight face, -- used by comb makers.

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  • noun A half-round single-cut file or float, with one curved face and one straight face, used by comb-makers.

Etymologies

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Compare French grêle a sort of file.

Examples

  • You can't find the holy graille nor the ark of the covenant … but there is a supposedly shawl on which the so-called Christ laid upon being buried.

    Barbados Underground

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