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calin


calin


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Calin  \Ca"lin\,  n.  [F.,  fr  Malay  kelany  tin,  or  fr  Kala'a,  a 
  town  in  India,  fr  which  it  came.] 
  An  alloy  of  lead  and  tin,  of  which  the  Chinese  make  tea 
  canisters.