massy

adjective
\ˈma-sē \

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The courtiers, having entered, brought furnaces and massy hammers and welded the bolts. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire, "Were You Invited to the Party in Washington Today?," 4 May 2017

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First Known Use of massy

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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