From a back-formation of icicle, the second element of which ultimately from Old English ġicel (“icile, ice”). More at icicle, ickle.
"icle." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 12 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/icle>.
icle. (n.d.). Retrieved October 12th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/icle
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