sebilla

noun
se·​bil·​la | \ sə̇ˈbilə \
plural -s

Definition of sebilla

: a wooden receptacle used by stonecutters and ore assayers

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History and Etymology for sebilla

modification of French sébile, probably from Arabic zabīl date basket, sack

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“Sebilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sebilla. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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