from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Piles; piling: as, the spiling must be renewed.
  • noun The edge-curve of a plank or strake.
  • noun plural In ship-building, the dimensions of the curve or sny of a plank's edge, commonly measured by means of a batten fastened for the purpose on the timbers.

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

  • verb Present participle of spile.


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