milsey

noun mil·sey \ˈmilsē, -si\
variants: or

milsie

\ˈmilsē, -si\

Definition of milsey

plural

-s

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  a milk strainer

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Origin and Etymology of milsey

alteration of English dialect milk-sye, from Middle English mylke syhe, from mylke, milk milk + syhe sieve, from sien, syen to strain — more at sie


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