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steelie1

[stee-lee] /ˈsti li/
noun
1.
a playing marble made of steel.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; steel + -ie

steelie2

[stee-lee] /ˈsti li/
noun, Informal.
1.
Origin
1920-25; steel(head) + -ie
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