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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small spiked wheel at the end of a spur.

Usage examples (31)
  • A rowel is the point of a spur.
  • One still had its star rowel, but the other had been broken off.
  • The others, limping and foot-sore, no longer responded to quirt and rowel.
  • So, he's going to have to rowel up the crowd and prosecute that case against John McCain. for more
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