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wheel

Hebrew: galgal

rendered “wheel” in Psalms 83:13, and “a rolling thing” in Isaiah 17:13; Revised Version in both, “whirling dust”). This word has been supposed to mean the wild artichoke, which assumes the form of a globe, and in autumn breaks away from its roots, and is rolled about by the wind in some places in great numbers.

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