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spile

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noun \ˈspī(-ə)l\

Definition of spile

  1. 1 :  1pile 1

  2. 2 :  a small plug used to stop the vent of a cask :  bung

  3. 3 :  a spout inserted in a tree to draw off sap

Origin and Etymology of spile

probably from Dutch spijl stake


First Known Use: 1513


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spile

verb

Definition of spile

spiled

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spiling

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to plug with a spile

  3. 2 :  to supply with a spile

1691

First Known Use of spile

1691


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