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I beg to call his attention to the authority quoted in the passage respecting the "Knightes caligate of
Notes and Queries, Number 14, February 2, 1850
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biocon commented on the word caligate
In addition, caligate means wearing military boots (caligae) (OED).
July 15, 2012
she commented on the word caligate
Wearing caligae, Roman military footwear. This adjective is more useful in light of their bizarre comeback.
August 12, 2008