Complete Definition of "caul"

English

Etymology
L. caput galeatus|galeatum, "helmeted head"

Noun
en-noun
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  1. The thin membrane which covers the lower intestines.
  2. Part of the amniotic sac which sometimes shrouds a babyâs head at birth.

  1. A style of close-fitting circular cap worn by women in the 16th century and later, often made of linen. 1

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