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 for bayle
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bail \Bail\, n. [OF. bail, baille. See Bailey.]
     1. (Usually pl.) A line of palisades serving as an exterior
        defense. [Written also bayle.] [Obs.]
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     2. The outer wall of a feudal castle. Hence: The space
        inclosed by it; the outer court. --Holinshed.
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     3. A certain limit within a forest. [Eng.]
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     4. A division for the stalls of an open stable.
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     5. (Cricket) The top or cross piece (or either of the two
        cross pieces) of the wicket.
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