torsel

noun
tor·sel | \ˈtȯrsəl\
variants: or tassel \ˈtasəl \
plural -s

Definition of torsel 

: a piece of stone, iron, or wood to support the end of a beam or joist and distribute the weight

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History and Etymology for torsel

torsel alteration of tassel, from French tassel, tasseau, from Old French tassel clasp

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