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roil

[′rȯil]
(hydrology)
A small section of a stream, characterized by swiftly flowing, turbulent water.
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When financial markets roil, as they have for the past year, it makes English majors like me happy twice.
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Adding six to eight cooling roils after the three-roll stack now lets the line produce up to 3500 lb/hr of PP, 4400 lb/hr of PS.