/ˈsɜf-ril/ (say 'serf-reel)

a large reel on which a surf-line is wound.
Also, surf-lifesaving reel, lifesaving reel.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • reel — I. /ril / (say reel) noun 1. a cylinder, frame, or other device, turning on an axis, on which to wind something. 2. a rotatory device attached to a fishing rod at the butt, for winding up or letting out the line. 3. a small cylinder of wood or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • surf rod — a long rod (12 feet) used with a large reel and a long line to cast a heavy rig several hundred feet out to sea from the shore …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • lifesaving reel — /laɪfseɪvɪŋ ˈril/ (say luyfsayving reel) noun → surf reel …   Australian English dictionary

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