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Alvine
Alvine Al"vine, a. [L. alvus belly: cf. F. alvin.] Of, from, in, or pertaining to, the belly or the intestines; as, alvine discharges; alvine concretions.
Calving
Calve Calve (k[aum]v), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Calved 3; p. pr. & vb. n. Calving.] [AS. cealfian. See Calf.] 1. To bring forth a calf. ``Their cow calveth.' --Job xxi. 10. 2. To bring forth young; to produce offspring. Canst thou mark when the hinds do calve? --Job xxxix. 1. The grassy clods now calved. --Molton.
Calvinism
Calvinism Cal"vin*ism, n. [Cf. F. Calvinisme.] The theological tenets or doctrines of John Calvin (a French theologian and reformer of the 16th century) and his followers, or of the so-called calvinistic churches. Note: The distinguishing doctrines of this system, usually termed the five points of Calvinism, are original sin or total depravity, election or predestination, particular redemption, effectual calling, and the perseverance of the saints. It has been subject to many variations and modifications in different churches and at various times.
Calvinist
Calvinist Cal"vin*ist, n. [Cf. F. Calviniste.] A follower of Calvin; a believer in Calvinism.
Calvinistic
Calvinistic Cal`vin*is"tic, Calvinistical Cal`vin*is"tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to Calvin, or Calvinism; following Calvin; accepting or Teaching Calvinism. ``Calvinistic training.' --Lowell.
Calvinistical
Calvinistic Cal`vin*is"tic, Calvinistical Cal`vin*is"tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to Calvin, or Calvinism; following Calvin; accepting or Teaching Calvinism. ``Calvinistic training.' --Lowell.
Calvinize
Calvinize Cal"vin*ize, v. t. To convert to Calvinism.
Halving
Halve Halve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Halved; p. pr. & vb. n. Halving.] [From Half.] 1. To divide into two equal parts; as, to halve an apple; to be or form half of. So far apart their lives are thrown From the twin soul that halves their own. --M. Arnold. 2. (Arch.) To join, as two pieces of timber, by cutting away each for half its thickness at the joining place, and fitting together.
Salving
Salve Salve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Salved; p. pr. & vb. n. Salving.] [AS. sealfian to anoint. See Salve, n.] 1. To heal by applications or medicaments; to cure by remedial treatment; to apply salve to; as, to salve a wound. --Shak. 2. To heal; to remedy; to cure; to make good; to soothe, as with an ointment, especially by some device, trick, or quibble; to gloss over. But Ebranck salved both their infamies With noble deeds. --Spenser. What may we do, then, to salve this seeming inconsistence? --Milton.

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