warblet
Warble War"ble, n. [Cf. {Wormil}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Far.) (a) A small, hard tumor which is produced on the back of a horse by the heat or pressure of the saddle in traveling. (b) A small tumor produced by the larv[ae] of the gadfly in the backs of horses, cattle, etc. Called also {warblet}, {warbeetle}, {warnles}. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) See {Wormil}. [1913 Webster]


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  • warbeetle — Warble War ble, n. [Cf. {Wormil}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Far.) (a) A small, hard tumor which is produced on the back of a horse by the heat or pressure of the saddle in traveling. (b) A small tumor produced by the larv[ae] of the gadfly in the backs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Warble — War ble, n. [Cf. {Wormil}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Far.) (a) A small, hard tumor which is produced on the back of a horse by the heat or pressure of the saddle in traveling. (b) A small tumor produced by the larv[ae] of the gadfly in the backs of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • warnles — Warble War ble, n. [Cf. {Wormil}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Far.) (a) A small, hard tumor which is produced on the back of a horse by the heat or pressure of the saddle in traveling. (b) A small tumor produced by the larv[ae] of the gadfly in the backs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chirplet transform — Comparison of wave, wavelet, chirp, and chirplet In signal processing, the chirplet transform is an inner product of an input signal with a family of analysis primitives called chirplets. Contents …   Wikipedia

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