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chessel

noun
  1. a mould used in cheese-making
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Word Origin

C18: probably from cheese 1 + well ²
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Historical Examples

  • James's Court was rather a distinguished part of the city, and an improvement upon the former quarters in Chessel's Buildings.

    James Boswell

    William Keith Leask