whirtle

noun
whir·​tle | \ ˈhwərtᵊl also ˈwə- \
plural -s

Definition of whirtle

: a perforated steel die through which wires or tubes are drawn

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History and Etymology for whirtle

Middle English wirtil

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“Whirtle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whirtle. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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