Related to Hetchel: Herschel


v. t.1.Same as Hatchel.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"A scutching (wooden) sword and board helped scrape away the boon before combing with the hetchels. The wooden item is a flax break.
Since I didn't have any hetchels, I used the flea comb I have for my cat.