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harl1 (hærl, hɑːl)
1.  (tr) to drag (something) along the ground
2.  (intr) to drag oneself; trail along
3.  (tr) to cover (a building) with a mixture of lime and gravel; roughcast
4.  (intr) to troll for fish
5.  the act of harling or dragging
6.  a small quantity; a scraping
7.  a mixture of lime and gravel; roughcast
[C18: of unknown origin]

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