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- n. The swinging part of a flail which falls on the grain in threshing; the swiple.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The swinging part of a flail which falls on the grain in thrashing; the swiple.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete spelling of swingle.
- n. Same as swingle, 2.
Anglo-Saxon swingele whip, scourge. See swing. (Wiktionary)