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  • v. Present participle of thirl.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of boring or perforating.
  • n. In coal-mining, same as thirl, 2; in the lead-mines of the north of England, a mark indicating the termination of a set or pitch.

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