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hatchel

[hach-uh l] /ˈhætʃ əl/
noun
1.
hackle1 (def 5).
verb (used with object), hatcheled, hatcheling or (especially British) hatchelled, hatchelling.
2.
hackle1 (def 7).
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; variant of earlier hetchel, Middle English hechel; perhaps influenced by hackle1
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British Dictionary definitions for hatchel

hatchel

/ˈhætʃəl/
verb, noun -els, -elling, -elled (US) -els, -eling, -eled
1.
another word for heckle (sense 2), heckle (sense 3)
Derived Forms
hatcheller, noun
Word Origin
C13: hechele, of Germanic origin; related to Old High German hāko hook, Middle Dutch hekelehackle
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