Raffling
Raffle \Raf"fle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Raffled} (r[a^]f"f'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Raffling} (r[a^]f"fl[i^]ng).] To engage in a raffle; as, to raffle for a watch. [1913 Webster]

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