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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wheel v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wheeled p. pr. & vb. n. Wheeling.]
 1. To convey on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle; as, to wheel a load of hay or wood.
 2. To put into a rotatory motion; to cause to turn or revolve; to cause to gyrate; to make or perform in a circle.  “The beetle wheels her droning flight.”
 Now heaven, in all her glory, shone, and rolled
 Her motions, as the great first mover's hand
 First wheeled their course.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wheel·ing n.
 1. The act of conveying anything, or traveling, on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle.
 2. The act or practice of using a cycle; cycling.
 3. Condition of a road or roads, which admits of passing on wheels; as, it is good wheeling, or bad wheeling.
 4. A turning, or circular movement.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Wheeling
      n 1: a city in the northern panhandle of West Virginia on the
           Ohio river
      2: propelling something on wheels [syn: rolling]