The Collaborative International Dictionary
Attle \At"tle\, n. [Cf. Addle mire.] (Mining)
Rubbish or refuse consisting of broken rock containing little
or no ore.
n. 1 dirt; filth 2 (context mining English) rubbish or refuse consisting of broken rock inhold little or no ore; especially, the worthless rock left over once the ore has been selected.
Usage examples of "attle".
Hayden had been away in Se attle when he had collapsed from a heart attack.