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reel

1
1. Angling a device for winding, casting, etc., consisting of a revolving spool with a handle, attached to a fishing rod
2. a roll of celluloid exhibiting a sequence of photographs to be projected

reel

2
1. any of various lively Scottish dances, such as the eightsome reel and foursome reel for a fixed number of couples who combine in square and circular formations
2. a piece of music having eight quavers to the bar composed for or in the rhythm of this dance

Reel

 

the working element of the harvesting part of many harvesting machines (harvesters, combines, and so on). The reel guides the stalks of the crop to the cutting device, holds the stalks while they are cut, and places the harvested crop on the conveyor.

reel

[rēl]
(design engineering)
A revolving spool-shaped device used for storage of hose, rope, cable, wire, magnetic tape, and so on.
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Pakistan Cables and Karachi Biennale Trust signed an MoU earlier in July 2016 for Reel On Hai, scheduled for completion in 2017.
Reel on Hai will recycle a common object like the cable reel, which is a symbol of Karachi's industrial power and its never ending expansion into an artwork.
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He suggests wiping off the surface of a reel with fresh water (after saltwater fishing) and maybe wiping it with WD-40 or a similar protectant.
Some reel oil, usually the little bottle that comes with your reel and an area that is clutter free and where you can safely place the parts you strip or take off.
Among the distinguished anglers to have owned a Bogdan reel are Bing Crosby, Ted Williams, Prince Philip and the Duke of Wellington.
Made from a rigid HDPE plastic, Craemer reel saddles and multi-purpose wedges can be easily and securely locked either longitudinally or crossways on to the pallet to provide a safe anchor point to prevent reel movement in transport or storage.
Is it to be a fixed spool reel or a multiplier and just what are the differences?
The sheeting process starts with the positioning of the paper reel on the machine, to be unwound ready for slitting and cross-cutting.
Hozelock's new Mini Auto Reel is made to measure for small gardens.