scissel

[sis-uh l, siz-]

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

noun
  1. 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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