bunting iron

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Definition of bunting iron

2 : a flat piece of metal against which molten glass is bunted to stop its elongation in the forming period

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History and Etymology for bunting iron

by folk etymology (influence of bunting, gerund of bunt entry 4) from punty-iron punty, from punty + iron

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“Bunting iron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bunting%20iron. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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