Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a horse
  • n. A composite stone (quartz, schorl, and hornblende) in the walls of tin and copper lodes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A horse; a nag.
  • n. A composite stone (quartz, schorl, and hornblende) in the walls of tin and copper lodes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A horse.
  • n. In mining, a wall of a lode: so called by Cornish miners, and chiefly when the country closely adjacent to the lode itself has been more or less altered by those chemical agencies under the influence of which the latter was formed.
  • n. The horn joint which connects the two parts of a fiail.

Etymologies

From Latin caballus, via Icelandic. (Wiktionary)

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