wheal


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wheal \Wheal\, n. [OE. whele, AS. hwele putrefaction, hwelian to
   putrefy.]
   A pustule; a whelk. --Wiseman.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wheal \Wheal\, n. [Cf. Wale.]
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   1. A more or less elongated mark raised by a stroke; also, a
      similar mark made by any cause; a weal; a wale.
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   2. Specifically (Med.), a flat, burning or itching eminence
      on the skin, such as is produced by a mosquito bite, or in
      urticaria.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wheal \Wheal\, n. [Cornish hwel.] (Mining)
   A mine.
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