Origin of deckle
Examples from the Web for deckel
Historical Examples of deckel
He now pushes the mould along the small board to the left, and removes the deckel.
Meanwhile the vat-man puts the deckel upon the other mould, and makes another sheet.
Word Origin for deckle
1810, in paper-making, from German deckel "lid, little cover," diminutive of decke "cover" (see deck (n.)).