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Main Entry: 1tack·le
Pronunciation: primarystresstak-schwal, nautical often primarystresstamacrk-
Function: noun
1 : a set of special equipment : GEAR <fishing tackle>
2 : an arrangement of ropes and wheels for hoisting or pulling something heavy
3 a : the act or an instance of tackling b : a football player who is positioned on the line of scrimmage and inside the ends
[tackle illustration]

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