English to Afrikaans Meaning :: hackle

Hackle :
hekel
- hekel

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Noun(1) long slender feather on the necks of e.g. turkeys and pheasants
Verb(1) comb with a heckle

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(1) raising birds for hackle(2) At the front I use two or three strands of three inches of round rubber hackle .(3) Twist peacock herl ends and wind on in front of hackle to form a neat head.(4) Wind the hackle evenly down the body to the tail.(5) taking each section separately the student should lightly hackle the extreme ends(6) Clawing commenced behind her, making her tail hackle and her ears swivel around backwards.(7) A soldier with 16 years' experience warned that there would be a mutiny if the symbolic red hackle was dropped as part of the regimental restructuring.(8) One of the eyes was seated a bit crooked and the tuft of hackle was a tad twisted, but the overall result looked pretty good, especially after several additional sips of aged rum.(9) He casts the royal coachman - white wings and russet hackle , pheasant tippits and peacock herl - to feign the nymph and summon rainbows from a shadow world.(10) I believe that the palmered body hackle causes a disturbance in the water and this is an attraction itself.(11) Wind on the hackle for three turns towards the eye.(12) Take ribbing wire through the hackle again in open(13) Down the main street strides the major of the army, an icy wind pulling at the red hackle on his bonnet.(14) Isabella's hackles rose, immediately running to my defense.(15) Bebe puffed up her little body, her short fur trying to ridge along her back into hackles , her bared fangs at Daisy's throat.(16) The smell conjured up terrible, dog-like images of danger and violence, and the hackles on the tomcat's neck stood at attention.
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1. heckle ::
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2. hatchel ::
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