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rivel

rivel


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Rivel  \Riv"el\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Riveled};p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Riveling}.]  [AS.  gerifled  geriflod  gerifod  wrinkled, 
  geriflian  gerifian  to  wrinkle.  See  {Rifle}  a  gun,  {Rive}.] 
  To  contract  into  wrinkles;  to  shrivel;  to  shrink;  as  riveled 
  fruit;  riveled  flowers.  [Obs.]  --Pope.  ``Riveled 
  parchments.''  --Walpole. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Rivel  \Riv"el\,  n. 
  A  wrinkle;  a  rimple.  [Obs.]  --Holland.