Frett vs Brett - What's the difference?

frett | brett |


As a noun frett

is a vitreous compound, used by potters in glazing, consisting of lime, silica, borax, lead, and soda or frett can be (mining) the worn side of the bank of a river.

As a proper noun brett is

meaning "breton, an inhabitant of brittany".

frett

English

Etymology 1

See frit.

Noun

(en-noun)
  • A vitreous compound, used by potters in glazing, consisting of lime, silica, borax, lead, and soda.
  • Etymology 2

    See fret.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (mining) The worn side of the bank of a river.
  • (Webster 1913)

    brett

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic) A britchka; a kind of horse-drawn carriage.
  • (Webster 1913) ---- ==Norwegian BokmÃ¥l==

    Noun

    (nb-noun-n3)
  • a board
  • a tray
  • Derived terms

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