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  • "A rectangular piece cut out, removing one side of the tip with a step-like result. Sometimes the upper or perpendicular part of the cut curves inward. Manx for 'angle.'"
    —W. Walter Gill, Manx Dialect Words and Phrases, 1934

    April 23, 2009