scissel

[ sis-uhl, siz- ]
/ ˈsɪs əl, ˈsɪz- /

noun

the remains of a strip from which coin blanks have been cut; clippings.

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Origin of scissel

1615–25; <French cisaille, noun derivative of cisailler to clip. See chisel
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British Dictionary definitions for scissel

scissel
/ (ˈsɪsəl) /

noun

the waste metal left over from sheet metal after discs have been punched out of it

Word Origin for scissel

C19: from French cisaille, from cisailler to clip
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