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Definition of "missel" [mis•sel]

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Use "missel" in a sentence
  • "The people of Hampshire and Sussex call the missel-bird the storm-cock, because it sings early in the spring in blowing, showery weather; its song often commences with the year: with us it builds much in orchards."
  • "There are also the crocus, the missel thrush, the cuckoo, the blackthorn, etc."
  • "Do you suppose he's forgotten the Cuban missel crisis when soviet nuclear weapons were pointed at us only 90 miles from our shore?"