Cabbling
Cabbling Cab"bling (-bl[i^]ng), n. (Metal.) The process of breaking up the flat masses into which wrought iron is first hammered, in order that the pieces may be reheated and wrought into bar iron. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Cabbler — Cab bler (k[a^]b bl[ e]r), n. One who works at cabbling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cabble — /kab euhl/, v.t., cabbled, cabbling. Metall. to cut up (iron or steel bars) for fagoting. [1840 50; var. of SCABBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cabble — /kab euhl/, v.t., cabbled, cabbling. Metall. to cut up (iron or steel bars) for fagoting. [1840 50; var. of SCABBLE] …   Useful english dictionary

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