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anele

[uh-neel] /əˈnil/
verb (used with object), aneled, aneling. Archaic.
1.
to administer extreme unction to.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English anelien, equivalent to an- on + elien to oil, equivalent to el- (Old English ele oil < Latin oleum) + -i- thematic vowel + -en (Old English -an) infinitive ending
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British Dictionary definitions for anele

anele

/əˈniːl/
verb
1.
(transitive) (archaic) to anoint, esp to give extreme unction to
Word Origin
C14 anelen, from an- (from Old English an-on) + elen to anoint (from ele oil, from Latin oleum)
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