Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as hilum.
  • A Middle English form of hill.

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

  • noun (Bot.) Same as hilum.
  • transitive verb obsolete To hide. See hele.

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

  • noun botany hilum

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Examples

  • It ended with a slur of particular insult to Simon, who is Jewish: Heil, Simon, the note said (though the note's writer misspelled "hile").

    North Coast Journal Comments

  • It ended with a slur of particular insult to Simon, who is Jewish: Heil, Simon, the note said (though the note's writer misspelled "hile").

    North Coast Journal Comments

  • [W] hile the dialogue is inventive and gorgeously dialectical, the pacing is off ...

    Ruby's Spoon: Summary and book reviews of Ruby's Spoon by Anna Lawrence Pietroni.

  • [W] hile the citizens of this state may not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in a public place at any particular moment, they do have a reasonable expectation that their every move will not be continuously and indefinitely monitored by a technical device without their knowledge, except where a warrant has been issued based on probable cause.

    Daily Record--Legal Currents Column

  • "[W] hile empty chairs for America's defenders were placed at Thanksgiving dinner tables in many homes, many other seats were filled with anxious Americans who are facing their own personal battles and struggles," Pence says in the latest weekly GOP radio and Web address.

    Pence slams Obama, Dems in GOP's holiday message

  • Then the entire bunch needs to be put on "adminstrative leave" hile replacements with a modecum of common sense are found!

    Teacher On Leave For Facebook Gun Photo

  • [W] hile the citizens of this state may not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in a public place at any particular moment, they do have a reasonable expectation that their every move will not be continuously and indefinitely monitored by a technical device without their knowledge, except where a warrant has been issued based on probable cause.

    Criminal Law

  • [W] hile the citizens of this state may not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in a public place at any particular moment, they do have a reasonable expectation that their every move will not be continuously and indefinitely monitored by a technical device without their knowledge, except where a warrant has been issued based on probable cause.

    Sui Generis--a New York law blog:

  • My best friend and I discussed heroines a hile ago.

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  • Then the entire bunch needs to be put on "adminstrative leave" hile replacements with a modecum of common sense are found!

    Teacher On Leave For Facebook Gun Photo

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