woodwale
Woodwall Wood"wall`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The yaffle. [Written also {woodwale}, and {woodwele}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • woodwale — noun see woodwall * * * woodwale /wŭdˈwāl/ noun The woodpecker, esp the green woodpecker ORIGIN: ME wudewale, from OE wudu wood, and an unexplained 2nd element; cf ↑witwall …   Useful english dictionary

  • woodwale — wood·wale …   English syllables

  • Woodwall — Wood wall , n. (Zo[ o]l.) The yaffle. [Written also {woodwale}, and {woodwele}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • woodwele — Woodwall Wood wall , n. (Zo[ o]l.) The yaffle. [Written also {woodwale}, and {woodwele}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wodwale — wodwale, ward, wose see woodwale, woodward, woodwose …   Useful english dictionary

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