touchpiece

noun

Definition of touchpiece

: a coin (as an angel) or medal given by various English sovereigns as late as Queen Anne to persons touched by them for the cure of the king's evil

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“Touchpiece.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/touchpiece. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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