Save"-all` (?), n. [Save + all.]

Anything which saves fragments, or prevents waste or loss.

Specifically: (a)

A device in a candlestick to hold the ends of candles, so that they be burned.

(b) Naut.

A small sail sometimes set under the foot of another sail, to catch the wind that would pass under it.

Totten.

(c) A trough to prevent waste in a paper-making machine.

 

© Webster 1913.

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