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steelie1

[stee-lee]
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noun
  1. a playing marble made of steel.
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Origin of steelie1

First recorded in 1920–25; steel + -ie

steelie2

[stee-lee]
noun Informal.
  1. steelhead.
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Origin of steelie2

First recorded in 1920–25; steel(head) + -ie
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