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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A testicle.
  • v. To reprimand severely and grossly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one of the two male reproductive glands; a testis; -- usually spelled ballock, and usually used in the plural.
  • n. a pulley-block at the head of a topmast.

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

  • n. one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens
  • n. a pulley-block at the head of a topmast

Etymologies

From Old English beallucas "testicles", from a Proto-Germanic root *ball-, from Proto-Indo-European *bhel- "to inflate, swell" (Wiktionary)

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