Health and safety of repairs to a tracked underwater vehicle underwater by divers with power tools.
The Scottish Word:

Birl.

“Look – the hydraulic spanner is birling the diver instead of the nut.”

Translated:

birl: revolve rapidly, whirl round.

“Look – the hydraulic spanner is spinning the diver instead of the nut.”

[birl spelled out in the phonetic alphabet.]

Illustration Friday.
Subtract – puns are allowed – are they?

The Scottish Word: birl with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

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