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peals

verb
present tense third-person singular of peal

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to make the clear sound heard when metal vibrates
  • the village bells pealed every hour in commemoration

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peals

noun
plural of peal

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“Peals.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/peals. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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