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attelet

[ at-l-ey ]
/ ˈæt lˌeɪ /
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noun
a small, thin, top-ornamented skewer used decoratively for serving sandwiches and hors d'oeuvres.
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Origin of attelet

<French, variant of hâtelet little spear <Latin hasta spear, lance + -et -et
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