Definition of Cavallies
1. cavally [n] - See also: cavally
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cavallies
Literary usage of Cavallies
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Dampier's Voyages: Consisting of a New Voyage Round the World, a Supplement by William Dampier (1906)
"The Cockle-Merchants are shaped like cavallies, and about their Bigness. They feed on Shellfish, having 2 very hard, thick, flat Bones in their ..."
2. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey by North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey, North Carolina Geological Survey (1883-1905) (1907)
"At Beaufort, where the general name for the cavallies is "albacore" or ... Lawson's note on the cavallies doubtless applies primarily to this species: ..."
3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"Is it still one of the uncertainties of history ? Was it Turnberry Castle ? Or was he really born in England ? SCOTUS. COLONEL JAMES cavallies. ..."
4. History of Central America by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1886)
".They have great shoals of mullets, silver-fish, cat-fish, cavallies, sharks, nurses, snappers, ..."