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skeif

or skaif

[ skahyf, skeyf ]
/ skaɪf, skeɪf /
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noun
a wheel on which diamonds and other gems are ground or polished.
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Origin of skeif

Earlier scaife<Dutch schijf disk, wheel, Middle Dutch scīve;see shive1
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