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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plug used to close a hole in a barrel or flask; A column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure.

Usage examples (37)
  • Maple Tree This tool is called a spile, and the sap drips through it.
  • Well, dis niggah will try to spile yo 'purty plan.
  • But the old fool'll spile all again -- you'll see.
  • 'Druther see the manatee 'fore I spile good lumber. for more
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