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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Catling  \Cat"ling\,  n.  [Cat  +  -ing.] 
  1.  A  little  cat;  a  kitten.  ``Cat  nor  catling.''  --Drummond. 
 
  2.  Catgut;  a  catgut  string.  [R.]  --Shak. 
 
  3.  (Surg.)  A  double-edged,  sharp-pointed  dismembering  knife. 
  [Spelt  also  {catlin}.]  --Crobb. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  catling 
  n  :  a  long  double-edged  knife  used  for  amputations 




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