[ sad-ahy-ern ]
/ ˈsædˌaɪ ərn /
Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S.Older Use. a flatiron that is pointed at both ends and has a detachable handle.
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British Dictionary definitions for sadiron
/ (ˈsædˌaɪən) /
a heavy iron pointed at both ends, for pressing clothes
Word Origin for sadiron
C19: from sad (in the obsolete sense: heavy) + iron
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