Acronyms that contain the term reels
What does reels mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: reels.
What does reels mean?
- Well-known wheels moving round an axis, and serving to wind various lines upon, as the log-reel for the log-line, deep-sea reel (which contains the deep-sea line, amounting to 150 or 200 fathoms), spun-yarn reel, &c. "She went 10 knots off the reel"--i.e. by the log-line.