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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BARBEL

Also, barbel is a small piece of armour which protects part of the bassenet.

My acquaintance with barbel is also so limited that it counts for little.

Not even Barbel, Ann, or Metz took any special notice of your sister.

The barbel projecting from the chin denotes that it is a bottom feeder.

When I reached home I told my wife the story of my friend Barbel.

Barbel had an air of having been to let for a long time, and quite out of repair.

Barbel gazed at me silently for a moment, and then he pointed to the frame.

The barbel also is a Trent fish, and the stream may claim the salmon.

I had no idea that the trout was so voracious; but that one had swallowed a barbel.'

There I saw the trout had swallowed a barbel, full half a pound weight.'

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BARBEL

feeler

nounanything that investigates by touch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.