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riffler

[rif-ler] /ˈrɪf lər/
noun
1.
a small curved file.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; perhaps < German riffel(n) to cut grooves into (an object) + -er1; compare French rifloir a kind of file (see rifle2)
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British Dictionary definitions for riffler

riffler

/ˈrɪflə/
noun
1.
a file with a curved face for filing concave surfaces
Word Origin
C18: from French rifloir, from rifler to scratch
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