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Definition of Calkin

calkin
Calk Calk (k[add]k), n. [Cf. AS. calc shoe, hoof, L. calx, calcis, heel, calcar, spur.] 1. A sharp-pointed piece of iron or steel projecting downward on the shoe of a horse or an ox, to prevent the animal from slipping; -- called also calker, calkin. 2. An instrument with sharp points, worn on the sole of a shoe or boot, to prevent slipping.
Calkin
Calkin Calk"in, n. A calk on a shoe. See Calk, n., 1.

Meaning of Calkin from wikipedia

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- A caulkin (or caulk; US spelling "calkin" or "calk") from the Latin calx (the heel) is a blunt projection on a horseshoe or oxshoe that is often forged...
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- In number theory, the Calkin–Wilf tree is a tree in which the vertices correspond one-to-one to the positive rational numbers. The tree is rooted at the...
- George Lance Calkin (22 June 1859 – 10 October 1936) was a British painter. Calkin was the second child in a family of seven siblings. He was born in...
- Calkin is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Hervey C. Calkin, U.S. Representative from New York John Baptiste Calkin, English composer...
- Jeanine Calkin is an American politician from the state of Rhode Island. A member of the Democratic Party, she is a Rhode Island state senator. Calkin is from...
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- In functional analysis, the Calkin algebra, named after John Williams Calkin, is the quotient of B(H), the ring of bounded linear operators on a separable...
- David Calkin (born 1 March 1945) is a New Zealand cricketer. He pla**** in four first-cl**** matches for Central Districts in 1969/70. List of Central Districts...
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