grozing iron

noun
gro·​zing iron | \ ˈgrōziŋ- \

Definition of grozing iron

archaic
: a steel tool for cutting glass

History and Etymology for grozing iron

partial translation of Dutch gruisijzer, from gruizen (dialect groezen) to crush, trim glass (from gruis gravel, fragments, from Middle Dutch gruus) + yzer iron; akin to Middle Low German grūs, grōs crushed stone, gravel, Old English grēot grit (sand)

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“Grozing iron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grozing%20iron. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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