Saint, a.d. c160–222, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 218–222.
died 1124, French ecclesiastic: pope 1119–24.
caulk. Also, calkin. a projection on a horseshoe to prevent slipping on ice, pavement, etc. Also, calker. a similar device on the heel or sole of a shoe to prevent slipping. to provide with calks. to injure with a calk. to fill or close seams or crevices of (a tank, window, etc.) in order to […]
caulker. calk2 (def 2). a person who caulks the seams of boats or the like. a caulking tool or device. Historical Examples The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, 1995, Memorial Issue Various The Old Merchant Marine Ralph D. Paine The Freedmen’s Book Lydia Maria Child My Bondage and My Freedom Frederick Douglass A Dictionary of […]
caulker. calk2 (def 2). a person who caulks the seams of boats or the like. a caulking tool or device. Historical Examples A Simple Soul Gustave Flaubert Days of the Discoverers L. Lamprey Mayflower (Flor de mayo) Vicente Blasco Ibez With the World’s Great Travellers, Volume 1 Various Sailing Alone Around The World Joshua Slocum […]