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Definition of: SPALL

spall
(n.) The shoulder.
(n.) A chip or fragment, especially a chip of stone as struck off the block by the hammer, having at least one feather-edge.
(v. i.) To give off spalls, or wedge-shaped chips; -- said of stone, as when badly set, with the weight thrown too much on the outer surface.
(v. t.) To break into small pieces, as ore, for the purpose of separating from rock.
(v. t.) To reduce, as irregular blocks of stone, to an approximately level surface by hammering.

anagrams of:spall

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palls
Hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
Cause surfeit through excess though initially pleasing; "Too much spicy food cloyed his appetite"
Burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped
Cover with a pall
A sudden numbing dread
Cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"
Lose interest or become bored with something or somebody; "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"
Lose strength or effectiveness; become or appear boring, insipid, or tiresome (to); "the course palled on her"
Become less interesting or attractive
Lose sparkle or bouquet; "wine and beer can pall"
Cause to become flat; "pall the beer"