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Webster 1913 Edition


Calin


Ca′lin

,
Noun.
[F., fr. Malay
kelany
tin, or fr.
Kala’a
, a town in India, fr. which it came.]
An alloy of lead and tin, of which the Chinese make tea canisters.

Webster 1828 Edition


Calin

CALIN

,
Noun.
A compound metal, of which the Chinese make tea canisters and the like. The ingredients seem to be lead and tin.

Definition 2022


calin

calin

See also: câlin and călin

English

Noun

calin (uncountable)

  1. An alloy of lead and tin.


Mapudungun

Verb

calin (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. To greet.
  2. First-person singular realis mood form of calin.