or sloid, slojd
- a system of manual training based on experience gained in woodworking, originally developed in Sweden.
Origin of sloyd
1880–85; < Swedish slöjd craft, industrial art, woodworking; cognate with sleight
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Examples from the Web for sloyd
All this was vague, but it was in his mind as he walked to Sloyd's offices.
"Let it go for thirty, don't make an enemy of him," had been Sloyd's secret counsel.
The two walked off together, leaving Duplay and Sloyd very amicable.
Sloyd was making his bow when the door opened and a man came in.
Sloyd came to the door which opened on the garden, and greeted her.