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(Science: chemical) 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.

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