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caul

caul

 
pronunciation:
kawl
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the membrane that surrounds a fetus in the womb, esp. a part of this that sometimes covers its head when it is born.
definition 2: the abdominal membrane that stretches down and covers the intestines; great omentum.
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