OTHER WORDS FROM strigilstrig·il·ate [strij-uh-lit, -leyt], /ˈstrɪdʒ ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/, adjective
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A bronze strigil lay across the threshold, where it had been dropped in someone's hasty flight.Nicanor - Teller of Tales|C. Bryson Taylor
Galen generally followed the teaching of Hippocrates on gymnastics, and wrote a whole book on the merits of using the strigil.
The guttus was a small vessel with a narrow neck adapted for dropping oil on the strigil to lubricate its working edge.
Beside him, a diminutive figure of a nude boy holding a strigil.
Having warmed the fat of a squirrel in a strigil, instil it.Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times|John Stewart Milne