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waling

[ wey-ling ]
/ ˈweɪ lɪŋ /
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noun Engineering, Building Trades.
a number of wales, taken as a whole.
timber for use as wales.
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Origin of waling

First recorded in 1830–40; wale1 + -ing1
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