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suint

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noun su·int \ˈsü-ənt, ˈswint\

Definition of suint

  1. :  dried perspiration of sheep deposited in the wool and rich in potassium salts



Origin and Etymology of suint

French, from Middle French, from suer to sweat, from Latin sudare — more at sweat


First Known Use: 1791

Rhymes with suint


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