Beal Beal (b[=e]l), n. [See {Boil} a tumor.] (Med.) A small inflammatory tumor; a pustule. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • beal — beal·lach; beal; beal·ach; …   English syllables

  • Beal — Beal, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bealed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bealing}.] To gather matter; to swell and come to a head, as a pimple. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beal — (spr. Bihl), 1) Nebenfluß des Medway in der englischen Grafschaft Kent; 2) Nebenfluß des Shannon in Irland …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • beal — mouth of a river or valley, 1818 (in Scott), from Gael. beul mouth …   Etymology dictionary

  • Beal — Recorded as Beal, Beale, and the patronymics Beals and Beales, this interesting English surname has two possible origins. The first is from the Norman French 11th century nickname for a handsome man or an attractive woman. Introduced into England …   Surnames reference

  • béal — (entrée créée par le supplément) (bé al) s. m. Dans le Midi, nom d un petit cours d eau. •   À un certain moment, l eau a manqué pour alimenter les pompes, et M. le maire de la ville [Toulon] a dû faire détourner le béal communal et l amener… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Béal — Bief Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bief (homonymie). Le bisse d Ayent, en Valais …   Wikipédia en Français

  • beal — I. ˈbē(ə)l intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: probably from obsolete English beal boil, from Middle English bele, probably variant of bile more at boil now dialect : to swell and become infected : suppurate, fester II …   Useful english dictionary

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