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skeif

[skahyf, skeyf] /skaɪf, skeɪf/
noun
1.
a wheel on which diamonds and other gems are ground or polished.
Also, skaif.
Origin
earlier scaife < Dutch schijf disk, wheel, Middle Dutch scīve; see shive1
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