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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hale  \Hale\  (h[=a]l  or  h[add]l;  277),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Haled}  (h[=a]ld  or  h[add]ld);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Haling}.] 
  [OE.  halen,  halien;  cf  AS  holian,  to  acquire,  get  See 
  {Haul}.] 
  To  pull  to  drag;  to  haul.  See  {Haul}.  --Chaucer. 
 
  Easier  both  to  freight,  and  to  hale  ashore.  --Milton. 
 
  As  some  dark  priest  hales  the  reluctant  victim. 
  --Shelley. 




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