raddle

raddle

1 [rad-l]
verb (used with object), raddled, raddling.
to interweave; wattle.

Origin:
1665–75; v. use of raddle lath < Anglo-French reidele pole, rail of a cart (Old French redelle; compare French ridelle)

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raddle

2 [rad-l]
noun
verb (used with object), raddled, raddling.
3.
to color coarsely.
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raddle1 (ˈrædəl)
 
vb
(tr) another word for interweave
 
[C17: from obsolete noun sense of raddle meaning a rod, wattle, or lath, from Old French redalle a stick, pole; of obscure origin]

raddle2 (ˈrædəl)
 
vb
1.  chiefly (Brit) (tr) to paint (the face) with rouge
 
n, —vb
2.  another word for ruddle
 
[C16: variant of ruddle]

ruddle, raddle or reddle (ˈrʌdəl)
 
n
1.  a red ochre, used esp to mark sheep
 
vb
2.  (tr) to mark (sheep) with ruddle
 
[C16: diminutive formed from Old English rudu redness; see rudd]
 
raddle, raddle or reddle
 
n
 
vb
 
[C16: diminutive formed from Old English rudu redness; see rudd]
 
reddle, raddle or reddle
 
n
 
vb
 
[C16: diminutive formed from Old English rudu redness; see rudd]

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Raddle definition

parallel

["On the Design of Large Distributed Systems", I.R. Forman, Proc 1st IEEE Intl Conf Comp Langs, pp.25-27 (Oct 1986)].
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