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car·ling

 (kär′lĭng, -lĭn)
n.
One of the short timbers running fore and aft that connect the transverse beams supporting the deck of a ship.

[Middle English, from Old French calingue and from Old Norse kerling, old woman (Old French, from Old Norse).]

carling

(ˈkɑːlɪŋ) or

carline

n
(Nautical Terms) a fore-and-aft beam in a vessel, used for supporting the deck, esp around a hatchway or other opening
[C14: from Old Norse kerling old woman, carline2]

Carling

(ˈkɑːlɪŋ)
n
(Biography) Will(iam). born 1965, English Rugby Union player; won 72 caps (1988–97); captained England to three Grand Slams (1991, 1992, 1995)
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Peter "Pedro" Carling said he'd "get" the spectator, followed him in his van and assaulted him after the match, Teesside Crown Court heard yesterday.
1 David Marshall Age: 26 Pos: Goalkeeper Carling Cup 11/12: 1 app/0 goals Scotland international who signed from Norwich in 2009 and established himself as No.1 - but has made way to Tom Heaton on road to Wembley.
Why not encourage your mates to pick up a copy of the Birmingham Mail and claim their free pint of Carling? And while you're there, you'll also be in with a 1 in 10 chance to win Carling T-shirts, Carling earphones, and Carling portable phone chargers, plus a further opportunity to win tickets to great events such as the Carling Cup Final and the NME Awards.
TAKE the voucher below to the bar for your free pint of Carling And while you''re there, you''ll also be in with a one-in-10 chance to win Carling T-shirts, Carling earphones, and Carling portable phone chargers, plus a further opportunity to win tickets to great events such as the Carling Cup Final and the NME Awards.
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We've teamed up with Carling to offer you a free pint to toast the weekend - take this voucher down to your nearest pub and have a free Carling on us!