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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small channel (as one formed by soil erosion); A small stream.

Usage examples (36)
  • I never had any what you might call rill pleasure excep 'walkin' in the Depot Woods.
  • By the third rill, which is an inpouring heat, the supreme will has been enkindled in tranquil love, and has been endowed with great riches.
  • By the first rill, which is a simple light, the memory has been lifted above sensible images, and has been grounded and established in the unity of the spirit.
  • -- A combined stope is made by the coincident working of the underhand and "rill" method (Fig. 27). for more
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