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stithy

[stith -ee, stith-ee] /ˈstɪð i, ˈstɪθ i/
noun, plural stithies.
1.
an anvil.
2.
a forge or smithy.
verb (used with object), stithied, stithying.
3.
Obsolete. to forge.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English stithie, stethie < Old Norse stethi anvil
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British Dictionary definitions for stithy

stithy

/ˈstɪðɪ/
noun (pl) stithies
1.
(archaic or dialect) a forge or anvil
verb stithies, stithying, stithied
2.
(transitive) (obsolete) to forge on an anvil
Word Origin
C13: from Old Norse stedhi
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