/ (ˈjæfəl) /
another name for green woodpecker
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Word Origin for yaffle
C18: imitative of its cry
Words nearby yaffle
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Example sentences from the Web for yaffle
He follows the yaffle, and wherever it pecks the trees he knows that decay has begun within.Poachers and Poaching|John Watson