lemel

noun
le·​mel | \ ˈlēməl \
plural -s

Definition of lemel

: metal filings

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History and Etymology for lemel

alteration of earlier limall, limmell, from Middle English lemaille, limail, from Middle French limaille, from Old French, from limer to file, from Latin limare

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“Lemel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lemel. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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