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|v. t. & i.||1.||To cause to descend; to lower; to let fall; to doff.|
|2.||To bring low; to abase.|
|3.||(v. i.) To descend; to fall; to dismount.|
And from their sweaty courses did avale.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.