noun Date: circa 1598 1. one that reels 2. a motion picture having a specified number of reels <
a two-reeler

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Reeler — Reel er (r?l ?r), n. 1. One who reels. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The grasshopper warbler; so called from its note. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reeler — The reeler is an autosomal recessive mouse mutant, in which cortical neurons are generated normally but are abnormally placed, resulting in disorganization of cortical laminar layers in the CNS. The reason is the lack of Reelin, an extracellular… …   Wikipedia

  • Reeler — В отличие от нормальной мыши (слева), у мыши reeler слои нейронов при кортикогенезе выстраиваются «снаружи внутрь» …   Википедия

  • reeler — reel ► NOUN 1) a cylinder on which film, wire, thread, etc. can be wound. 2) a part of a film. 3) a lively Scottish or Irish folk dance with music in simple or duple time. ► VERB 1) (reel in) wind on or bring towards one by turning a reel. 2) ( …   English terms dictionary

  • reeler — Mouse autosomal recessive mutant, deficient in reelin and with disruption in large areas of the brain. Reelin, a large extracellular protein, is secreted by Cajal Retzius cells in the forebrain and by granule neurons in the cerebellum …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • reeler — /ree leuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that reels. 2. a machine for burnishing the exterior and interior of seamless tubing. [1590 1600; REEL1 + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • reeler — noun a) The grasshopper warbler. b) An autosomal recessive mouse mutant in which cortical neurons are generated normally but abnormally placed, a lack of reelin causing disorganization of cortical laminar layers …   Wiktionary

  • reeler — Смотри обкатной стан …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • reeler — n. one who winds something around a spool …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reeler — reel·er …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”