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caber


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caber  \Ca"ber\,  n.  [Gael.  cabar.] 
  A  pole  or  beam,  esp.  one  used  in  Gaelic  games  for  tossing  as 
  a  trial  of  strength. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caber  \Ca"ber\  (k[=a]"b[~e]r),  n.  [Gael] 
  A  pole  or  beam  used  in  Scottish  games  for  tossing  as  a  trial 
  of  strength. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caber 
  n  :  a  heavy  wooden  pole  (such  as  the  trunk  of  a  young  fir) 
  tossed  as  a  test  of  strength  (in  the  Highlands  of 
  Scotland) 




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