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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Weird Word Wednesday

noun \ā-ˈshel\
Popularity: Bottom 10% of words

Definition of echelle
:  a diffraction grating made by ruling a plane metallic mirror with lines having a relatively wide spacing
Origin and Etymology of echelle
French, literally, ladder, from Old French eschele

First Known Use: 1949

Kelley Heckart
Otherworldly tales steeped in myth, magic & romance.

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