See also: Heals

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  1. third-person singular simple present indicative of heal

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  1. plural of heal

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  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of hals (neck, throat)

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From Proto-Germanic *halsaz.

Cognate with Old Frisian hals, Old Saxon hals, Old High German hals, Old Norse hals; and with Latin collum (neck), earlier collus.

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  • IPA(key): /xæ͜ɑls/, [hæ͜ɑɫs]

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heals m

  1. neck
  2. prow of a ship

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  • Middle English: hals
    • English: halse, hawse
    • Scots: hause