• WordNet 3.6
    • v ruckle make wrinkles or creases on a smooth surface; make a pressed, folded or wrinkled line in "The dress got wrinkled","crease the paper like this to make a crane"
    • v ruckle make a hoarse, rattling sound
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ruckle A rattling noise in the throat, as from suffocation. See death-ruckle.
    • ruckle To make a rattling noise; rattle.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ruckle ruk′l (Scot.) a rattling noise in the throat, as from suffocation
    • v.i Ruckle to emit such a sound
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In literature:

That was the death-ruckle; he's dead.
"Guy Mannering, or The Astrologer, Complete, Illustrated" by Sir Walter Scott
I was in pain nearly every step of the way, and arrived a mere ruckle of bones to find myself destitute.
"The Personal Life Of David Livingstone" by William Garden Blaikie
Suddenly, the dead silence struck me: my ear missed the "ruckle," and the occasional exclamations of delight.
"The Substance of a Dream" by F. W. Bain
Not but what ruckles may disappear under the tread, only there's no reliance to be placed.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
DAVID RUCKLE, private, mustered in Aug. 13, 1862; mustered out with company May 24, 1863.
"War from the Inside" by Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock

In science:

The Buchm¨uller-R¨uckl-Wyler (BRW) classification of LQs is based on the assumption that LQs have purely chiral couplings to SM fermions and obey the SM SU (2) symmetry.
Electroweak physics and physics beyond the Standard Model
At HERA, it is usual to set limits based on the phenomenological model proposed by Buchm¨uller, R¨uckl and Wyler (BRW) [208] which describes fourteen types of LQs.
Collider Physics at HERA
A search for leptoquark (LQ) production is performed by H1 at HERA in the 14 LQ framework of the Buchm¨uller, R¨uckl and Wyler (BRW) model, using the polarised e± HERA II data .
Summary of the Electroweak and Beyond the Standard Model Working Group
Ruckl, Probing the noncommutative standard model at hadron col liders, Phys.
Photon-neutrino interaction in theta-exact covariant noncommutative model: Phenomenology and Quantum properties*
Khodjamirian and R. R¨uckl, QCD sum rules for exclusive decays of heavy mesons, hep-ph/9801443.
QCD Sum Rules for Heavy Flavors