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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.

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