Astyllen A*styl"len, n. (Mining) A small dam to prevent free passage of water in an adit or level. [1913 Webster]

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  • astyllen — aˈstyllen Mining. A small dam in an adit or level to prevent the full passage of the water. in Weale Dict. Terms …   Useful english dictionary

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