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catling

(ˈkætlɪŋ)
n
1. (Surgery) a long double-edged surgical knife for amputations
2. rare catgut or a string made from it
3. (Animals) an archaic word for kitten
[C17: from cat1 + -ling1]
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Noun1.catling - a long double-edged knife used for amputations
surgical knife - a very sharp knife used in surgery
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