Sloid

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sloid =Sloyd (q.v.).
    • n Sloid the name given to a certain system of manual instruction which obtains in the schools of Finland and Sweden, the word properly denoting work of an artisan kind practised not as a trade or means of livelihood, but in the intervals of other employment.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Sw. slöjd, dexterity.