/ (ˈtrɪblɪt) /
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a spindle or mandrel used in making rings, tubes, etc
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for triblet
C17: from French triboulet, of unknown origin
Words nearby triblet
tribe, tribelet, tribesman, tribespeople, tribeswoman, triblet, tribo-, triboelectricity, tribology, triboluminescence, tribrach
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