scissel

scissel

[sis-uhl, siz-]
noun
the remains of a strip from which coin blanks have been cut; clippings.

Origin:
1615–25; < French cisaille, noun derivative of cisailler to clip. See chisel

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scissel (ˈskɪsəl)
 
n
the waste metal left over from sheet metal after discs have been punched out of it
 
[C19: from French cisaille, from cisailler to clip]

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