Complete Definition of "riffle"

English

Etymology
G. riffeln; rifeln - to groove

Pronunciation
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪfÉl|-ɪfÉl

Noun
riffle

#A trough or sluice having cleats, grooves, or steps across the bottom for holding quicksilver and catching particles of gold when auriferous earth is washed. Also one of the cleats, grooves or steps in such trough.

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