triblet

noun trib·let \ˈtriblə̇t\
variants: or

treblet

\ˈtreb-\

Definition of triblet

plural

-s

  1. :  any of various mandrels used in making rings or nuts or in drawing tubes

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Origin and Etymology of triblet

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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