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- n. A cow that produces young.
- v. To cut into slices and pickle.
- v. To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To cut in slices and pickle, as salmon.
- intransitive v. To crimp.
- intransitive v. To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Fresh; newly caught, as fish: applied particularly to fish, and especially to salmon, dressed as soon as caught. The term was also applied to fish dressed in a particular way, as with oil, vinegar, and spices.
- n. The flaky or fat flesh of calver fish.
- In cookery, to prepare (fish) in a certain way, apparently by a kind of pickling and spicing.
- To crimp (fish).
calve + -er (Wiktionary)