pritchel

noun
pritch·​el | \ ˈprichəl \
plural -s

Definition of pritchel

: any of various iron-pointed tools especially : one used by blacksmiths for punching or enlarging nail holes in a horseshoe

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History and Etymology for pritchel

alteration (influenced by pritch entry 1) of prickle entry 1

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“Pritchel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pritchel. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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