Definition of Calver

1. v. i. To cut in slices and pickle, as salmon.



2. v. i. To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered; as, grayling's flesh will calver.

Definition of Calver

1. Noun. A cow that produces young. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Calver

1. to prepare [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: prepare

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calver

calutron
calutrons
calva
calvadoses
calvaria
calvarial
calvarial hook
calvarian
calvarias
calvaries
calvarium
calvariums
calvary
calve
calved
calver (current term)
calvered
calveren
calvering
calvers
calves
calves' feet
calves' liver
calvin cycle
calving
calving jack
calvings
calvinistical
calvish
calvities

Literary usage of Calver

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1. The History of the County of Derby by Stephen Glover (1829)
"calver is a part of one of the principal limestone districts of Derbyshire, and it derives considerable advantage from its proximity to lands where a ..."

2. Collectanea Anglo-poetica: Or, A Bibliographical and Descriptive Catalogue by Thomas Corser, James Crossley (1867)
"The present little manuscript came from Mr. Heber's collection. Bound in Yellow Morocco. Gilt leaves. calver, (EDWARD.) — Passion and Discretion, in Youth, ..."

3. Principles and Practice of Harbour Construction by William Shield (1895)
"Designs for -wave-screens and floating breakwaters based upon wrong hypotheses— Description of wave-screens proposed by Hays, Scott, and calver—Floating ..."

4. Catalogue of the Library of the Institution of Civil Engineers by Benjamin Lewis Vulliamy (1866)
"WAVE influence on the Nile's deposits. Fide SI>BATT. screen. Vide calver. WAVES, force of the, of the Atlantic and German oceans. Vide STEVENSON. motion of. ..."

5. Peak Scenery; Or, The Derbyshire Tourist by Ebenezer Rhodes (1824)
"calver Lime. — Morning Scene. — Hassop Hall. — Longstone. — Godfrey Rowland imprisoned in the Castle of the Peak. e ROM Malham Bridge we followed the margin ..."

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