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MAULSTICK, or MAHLSTICK

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Originally appearing in Volume V17, Page 904 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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MAULSTICK, or MAHLSTICK, a stick with a soft leather or padded head, used by painters to support the hand that holds the brush. The word is an adaptation of the Dutch maalstok, i.e. the 'painter's stick, from malen, to paint.
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