diacle

noun
di·​a·​cle | \ˈdī(ə)kəl\
plural -s

Definition of diacle 

chiefly Scottish

: a pocket compass

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History and Etymology for diacle

Middle English (Scots dialect), probably alteration (influenced by -cle, as in receptacle) of dyal dial

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