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or car·lin  (kär′lĭn)
n. Scots
A woman, especially an old one.

[Middle English kerling, from Old Norse, from karl, man.]


(Plants) a Eurasian thistle-like plant, Carlina vulgaris, having spiny leaves and flower heads surrounded by raylike whitish bracts: family Asteraceae (composites). Also called: carline thistle
[C16: from French, probably from Latin cardō thistle]


(ˈkɑːlɪn) or


1. chiefly Scot an old woman, hag, or witch
2. (Nautical Terms) a variant of carling
[C14: from Old Norse kerling old woman, diminutive of karl man, churl]
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So they were had into the palace and showed the whole art of the sword for two hours at a stretch, before King George and Queen Carline, and the Butcher Cumberland, and many more of whom I havenae mind.
Winners were picked every hour from 10am until 4pm, with eight top prizes on offer, including a Christmas bouquet from The Flower Gallery, a PS25 voucher from Carlines Jewellery and a meal deal for two at Crockers Brunch Bar.
Under this deal, financial details of which were not available, from 2019 Volvo Cars' customers across major regions in the globe and across all carlines on the SPA and CMA platforms, will be able to enjoy an exceptional navigation experience powered by TomTom's complete suite of components, both embedded and cloud based.
Dozens of people living in Carlines Avenue, Ewloe, attended a surgery held by Alyn and Deeside AM Carl Sargeant last month to talk to him about traffic issues near their homes during pick-up and drop-off times at the nearby Penarlag School.
We are constantly upgrading our carlines according to the evolving needs of the Indian consumer.
28 -- Volkswagen, Europe's leading car manufacturer, today announced the increase in prices of its volume carlines the Polo and Vento effective today.
Our entire range of carlines has performed well during the month and I am confident to close the year on a positive note.
Simon Hoole, 18, of Carlines Park in Ewloe, was sentenced to six months youth detention.
Volkswagen stated that the objective of this campaign is to create awareness and interest amongst consumers about the Volkswagen volume carlines and its offerings.
At one point eight police vehicles were outside the house at Carlines Avenue.
HARMAN will supply base, mid, and high level solutions for the next generation of Subaru infotainment systems across carlines globally.
Volkswagen will start sales of the refreshed carlines by second half of September 2012 through all its 108 dealerships across the country.