from The Century Dictionary.

  • In archery, gradually reduced in diameter from the center to each end: said of an arrow.
  • Packed, stowed, or stored away in barrels: as, barreled butter.
  • Inclosed in a cylinder or barrel: as, barreled bolts.
  • Having a barrel or barrels of a kind or number indicated: used chiefly in composition: as, a double-barreled gun.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having a barrel; -- used in composition.
  • adjective put in or stored in a barrel; ; ; -- opposite of unbarreled.
  • adjective tapered toward both ends; -- of an arrow.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective having the specified number of barrels
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of barrel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective put in or stored in a barrel
  • adjective (of an arrow) tapered toward both ends


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