Definitions for caberˈkeɪ bər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ca•berˈkeɪ bər(n.)

  1. a pole or beam, esp. one thrown as a trial of strength.

    Category: Scottish

Origin of caber:

1505–15; < ScotGael cabar pole

Princeton's WordNet

  1. caber(noun)

    a heavy wooden pole (such as the trunk of a young fir) that is tossed as a test of strength (in the Highlands of northern Scotland)

Wiktionary

  1. caber(Noun)

    A long, thick log held upright at one end and tossed in the Highland games.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caber(noun)

    a pole or beam used in Scottish games for tossing as a trial of strength


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

fall(verb)

(formal

only with it as subject) to come as one's duty etc: It falls to me to take care of the children.

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