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grieshoch

[ gree-shuhk; Scots gree-shuhkh ]
/ ˈgri ʃʌk; Scots ˈgri ʃʌx /
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noun Scot.
a bed of embers, especially of a peat or moss fire.
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Origin of grieshoch

First recorded in 1795–1805, grieshoch is from the Scots Gaelic word griòsach embers
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