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dossil

[dos-uh l] /ˈdɒs əl/
noun, Engraving.
1.
a cloth roll for removing excess ink from a plate before printing.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English dosil < Middle French < Medieval Latin duciculus, equivalent to Latin duci- (stem of dux) leader + -culus -cule1
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