Simple Definition of runnel
: a small stream
Examples of runnel
<the fugitive made use of local runnels to throw the bloodhounds off his scent>
Origin of runnel
alteration of Middle English rinel, from Old English rynel; akin to Old English rinnan to run — more at run
First Known Use: before 12th century
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