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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Peal \Peal\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Pealed} (p[=e]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Pealing}.]

1. To utter or give out loud sounds.

There let the pealing organ blow. --Milton.

2. To resound; to echo.

And the whole air pealed With the cheers of our men. --Longfellow.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells) [syn: {peal}, {pealing}, {roll}, {rolling}]

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