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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Birl  \Birl\,  v.  t.  &  i. 
  To  revolve  or  cause  to  revolve;  to  spin.  [Scot.]  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Birl  \Birl\,  v.  t.  &  i.  [AS.  byrlian  [root]92.] 
  To  pour  (beer  or  wine);  to  ply  with  drink;  to  drink;  to 
  carouse.  [Obs.  or  Dial.]  --Skelton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  birl 
  v  1:  cause  a  floating  log  to  rotate  by  treading  [syn:  {birle}] 
  2:  cause  to  spin;  "spin  a  coin"  [syn:  {whirl},  {spin},  {twirl}] 




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