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Self-will so ardent and active that it will break a world to pieces to make a stool to sit on.Richard Cecil
See also ELL
- Rhymes: -ɛl
- A measure for cloth. An English ell equals 1.25 yards, whereas a Scottish ell measures only 1.0335 yards (http://www.onlineunitconversion.com). A Flemish ell measured three quarters, (27 inches).
- An extension usually at right angles to one end of a building.
- Something that is L -shaped.
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