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prill   
      

It Has 5 letters ( p r i l l )         1 vowels ( i )         4 consonants ( p r l l )         Word on the contrary llirp

Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

NOUN PRILL (_plural_ PRILLS) * The brill, a kind of flatfish.

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prill (plural prills)

  1. The brill, a kind of flatfish.

Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* Rhymes: -ɪl

  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

A variant of purl, 17th century. VERB PRILL (_third-person singular simple present_ PRILLS, _present participle_ PRILLING, _simple past and past participle_ PRILLED) * to flow, spurt (Can we find and add a quotation of Stow to this entry?) NOUN PRILL (_plural_ PRILLS) * a rill, a small stream (Can we find and add a quotation of Davies (Microcosmos) to this entry?) * (obsolete) a spinning top

A variant of purl, 17th century.

Verb

prill (third-person singular simple present prills, present participle prilling, simple past and past participle prilled)

  1. to flow, spurt
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Stow to this entry?)

Noun

prill (plural prills)

  1. a rill, a small stream
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Davies (Microcosmos) to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) a spinning top

Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Origin unknown. OED mentions Cornish pryl "sheep-droppings" as a likely loan from English. NOUN Wikipedia PRILL (_plural_ PRILLS) * a pellet, a granule, a small bead * 2000, R. R. Fullwood, _Probabilistic Safety Assessment in the Chemical and Nuclear Industries_, page 275 PRILLS are free-flowing pellets developed for fertilizer as a coarse product with little setting tendency that can be spread easily and smoothly. * 2007, Stan A. David, _Trends in Welding Research: Proceedings of the 7Th International_, page 661 The resulting solution is evaporated and converted into PRILLS, i.e. dense flakes or grains, of solid ammonium nitrate. * rich copper ore remaining after removal of low-grade material; a droplet of copper suspended in molten slag * (mining) A nugget of virgin metal. * The button of metal from an assay. TRANSLATIONS VERB PRILL (_third-person singular simple present_ PRILLS, _present participle_ PRILLING, _simple past and past participle_ PRILLED) * to produce pellets by forming a molten substance into droplets which solidify while falling TRANSLATIONS SYNONYMS * pelletize DERIVED TERMS * prilling * prill sulfur

Origin unknown. OED mentions Cornish pryl "sheep-droppings" as a likely loan from English.

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Wikipedia

prill (plural prills)

  1. a pellet, a granule, a small bead
  2. rich copper ore remaining after removal of low-grade material; a droplet of copper suspended in molten slag
  3. (mining) A nugget of virgin metal.
  4. The button of metal from an assay.
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Verb

prill (third-person singular simple present prills, present participle prilling, simple past and past participle prilled)

  1. to produce pellets by forming a molten substance into droplets which solidify while falling
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Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryALBANIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Albanian - Etymology

Ultimately from Latin _aprīlis_.

Ultimately from Latin aprīlis.

Which the Definition/Meaning of prill in categoryALBANIAN - NOUN
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Albanian - Noun

PRILL m * April

prill m

  1. April


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