Definition of Astel

1. n. An arch, or ceiling, of boards, placed over the men's heads in a mine.



Definition of Astel

1. Noun. (mining) An arch or ceiling of boards placed above the workers' heads in a mine. ¹

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Medical Definition of Astel

1. An arch, or ceiling, of boards, placed over the men's heads in a mine. Origin: OE. Astelle piece of wood, OF. Astele splinter, shaving, F. Attelle, astelle: cf. L. Astula, dim. Of assis board. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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