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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bale /ˈbe(ə)l/
 包,捆,貨物,災難(vt.)打包,捆包,包裝

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bale n.  A bundle or package of goods in a cloth cover, and corded for storage or transportation; also, a bundle of straw, hay, etc., put up compactly for transportation.
 Bale of dice, a pair of dice. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bale, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Baled p. pr. & vb. n. Baling.] To make up in a bale.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bale, v. t. See Bail, v. t., to lade.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bale n.
 1. Misery; calamity; misfortune; sorrow.
    Let now your bliss be turned into bale.   --Spenser.
 2. Evil; an evil, pernicious influence; something causing great injury. [Now chiefly poetic]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bale
      n 1: a large bundle bound for storage or transport
      2: a city in northwestern Switzerland [syn: Basel, Basle]
      v : make into a bale; "bale hay"