cobiron

noun

cob·​iron
ˈkäˌbī(ə)rn,
-īən
plural -s
1
: an iron for supporting a spit
2

Word History

Etymology

Middle English cobiren, from cob entry 3 (lump) + iren iron; from the knobs on the ends

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“Cobiron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cobiron. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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