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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Piles \Piles\, n. pl. [L. pila a ball. Cf. Pill a medicine.]
The small, troublesome tumors or swellings about the anus and
lower part of the rectum which are technically called
hemorrhoids. See Hemorrhoids.
Note: [The singular pile is sometimes used.]
Blind piles, hemorrhoids which do not bleed.
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