Middle English Dictionary Entry

tonnel n.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

Note: Cp. tonne n.
(a) A barrel for liquids or solids, cask, tun; ~ hop; ~ tre, ?a barrel stave; (b) a net for catching partridges or other birds; (c) ?a chimney shaft; (d) a strainer or colander.

Supplemental Materials (draft)

Note: Med., etc., see further J.Norri, Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary, s.v. tunnel.