variants or treblet
plural -s
: any of various mandrels used in making rings or nuts or in drawing tubes

Word History


French triboulet, probably from Middle French tribouler, triboler to press, oppress, trouble, afflict (from Late Latin tribulare to oppress, afflict) + -et

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“Triblet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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