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maslin

[maz-lin]
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noun British Dialect.
  1. a mixture of different grains, flours, or meals, especially rye mixed with wheat.
  2. bread made from such a mixture of grains.
  3. a mixture; medley.

Origin of maslin

1275–1325; Middle English mastlyoun < Middle French mesteillon, derivative of mesteil mixture < Vulgar Latin *mi(k)stilium. See mixed, -ile
Also called mashlam.
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