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caballine


caballine


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caballine  \Cab"al*line\  (k[a^]b"al*l[imac]n),  a.  [L.  caballinus 
  fr  caballus  a  nag.  Cf  {Cavalier}.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  horse.  --  n.  Caballine  aloes. 
 
  {Caballine  aloes},  an  inferior  and  impure  kind  of  aloes 
  formerly  used  in  veterinary  practice;  --  called  also 
  {horse  aloes}. 
 
  {Caballine  spring},  the  fountain  of  Hippocrene,  on  Mount 
  Helicon;  --  fabled  to  have  been  formed  by  a  stroke  from 
  the  foot  of  the  winged  horse  Pegasus.