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Another word for whelk

  1. A ridge or bump raised on the flesh, as by a lash or blow

      1. One of the heavy planks or strakes extending along the sides of a wooden ship.
      2. A raised line or streak made on the skin by the slash of a stick or whip; welt; weal
      3. A mark raised on the skin, as by a whip; a weal or welt.
      1. A mark, line, or ridge raised on the skin, as by a blow; welt; wale
      2. A ridge on the flesh raised by a blow; a welt.
      3. Prosperity; happiness:
      1. A tape or covered cord sewn into a seam as reinforcement or trimming.
      2. A strip of material, often folded over a cord, placed at the edge or seam of a garment, cushion, etc. to reinforce or trim it
      3. A strip of leather stitched into the seam between the sole and upper of a shoe to strengthen the joining
      1. (Obs.) A pustule; pimple
      2. A raised stripe or ridge on the skin, as from a lash of a whip
      3. A small swelling on the skin, as from an insect bite, that usually itches or burns.
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