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Definition of caplin

caplin
Capelin Cape"lin, n. [Cf. F. capelan, caplan.] (Zo["o]l.) A small marine fish (Mallotus villosus) of the family Salmonid[ae], very abundant on the coasts of Greenland, Iceland, Newfoundland, and Alaska. It is used as a bait for the cod. [Written also capelan and caplin.] Note: This fish, which is like a smelt, is called by the Spaniards anchova, and by the Portuguese capelina. --Fisheries of U. S. (1884).
Caplin
Caplin Cap"lin, n. See Capelin.
Caplin
Caplin Cap"lin, Capling Cap"ling, n. The cap or coupling of a flail, through which the thongs pass which connect the handle and swingel. --Wright.

Meaning of caplin from wikipedia

- The capelin or caplin (Mallotus villosus) is a small forage fish of the smelt family found in the North Atlantic, North Pacific, and Arctic oceans. In...
- Paul Caplin (born 31 December 1954 in London, England) is an English songwriter, producer, and entrepreneur. Caplin studied as a mathematician at Imperial...
- Carole Caplin (born 8 January 1962) was the style adviser to Cherie Blair and a fitness adviser to Tony Blair, when he was the British prime minister....
- Maxwell Caplin (July 11, 1916 – July 15, 2019) was an American lawyer and educator, and the founding member of Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered. Caplin was born...
- Roxey Ann Caplin (1793 – 2 August 1888) was a British writer and inventor. She was born in 1793 in Canada. Around 1835, she married Jean Francois Isidore...
- Sarah Patricia Ann Caplin (born March 1954) is a British producer and television executive, formerly at ITV, and before that Deputy Secretary of the BBC...
- Lee Evan Caplin (born September 8, 1946) is an American entertainment and communications industry executive. He is the founder of Picture Entertainment...
- William E. Caplin (born 1948) is an American music theorist who lives and works in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, where he is a James McGill Professor at the...
- Anthony Lindsay Caplin (born 1951 in Southport, Lancashire), a son of Abram Caplin and Vera Doris Benjamin. He is a British company director and former...
- Caplin & Drysdale is a boutique law firm with offices in Washington, D.C. and New York City. It was founded by Mortimer Caplin, the Commissioner of Internal...
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