Definition of attelet
- Each pyramid of sandwiches is surmounted by a silver attelet run through a small paper or silk pennon, and bearing the name of the sandwich in silver or gold letters.
- —Janet McKenzie Hill, The Boston Cooking-School Magazine of Culinary Science and Domestic Economics, June–July 1901
- Fluted lemon and truffle rounds are strung along a decorative attelet piercing the bird's rump.
- —Gael Greene, New York Magazine, 31 July 1972