[purn, pirn] /pɜrn, pɪrn/

noun, British Dialect.
a weaver’s bobbin, spool, or reel.
a fishing reel.
/pɜːn; Scottish pɪrn/
noun (Scot)
a reel or bobbin
(in weaving) the spool of a shuttle
a fishing reel


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