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puddle

  

      n  
1    a small pool of water, esp. of rain  
2    a small pool of any liquid  
3    a worked mixture of wet clay and sand that is impervious to water and is used to line a pond or canal  
4      (Rowing)   the patch of eddying water left by the blade of an oar after completion of a stroke  
      vb  
5    tr   to make (clay, etc.) into puddle  
6    tr   to subject (iron) to puddling  
7    intr   to dabble or wade in puddles, mud, or shallow water  
8    intr   to mess about  
     (C14 podel, diminutive of Old English pudd ditch, of obscure origin)  
  puddler      n  
  puddly      adj  
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puddler, puddly, pule, pudendal

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