5 letter words starting with cau

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Definition of cauls

cauls (noun)

  1. A style of close-fitting circular cap worn by women in the sixteenth century and later, often made of linen.
  2. (often capitalized, used on maps) An entry to a mill lead taken from a burn or stream (a mill lead (or mill waterway) is generally smaller than a canal but moves a large volume of water).
  3. A membrane.
  4. The thin membrane which covers the lower intestines; the omentum.
  5. The amnion which encloses the foetus before birth, especially that part of it which sometimes shrouds a baby’s head at birth (traditionally considered to be good luck).
  6. The surface of a press that makes contact with panel product, especially a removable plate or sheet.
  7. A strip or block of wood used to distribute or direct clamping force.
  8. Caul fat.

Definition of cause

cause (noun)

  1. (often with of, typically of adverse results) The source of, or reason for, an event or action; that which produces or effects a result.
  2. (especially with for and a bare noun) Sufficient reason for a state, as of emotion.
  3. A goal, aim or principle, especially one which transcends purely selfish ends.
  4. Sake; interest; advantage.
  5. Any subject of discussion or debate; a matter; an affair.
  6. A suit or action in court; any legal process by which a party endeavors to obtain his claim, or what he regards as his right; case; ground of action.

cause (verb)

  1. To set off an event or action.
  2. (ditransitive) To actively produce as a result, by means of force or authority.
  3. To assign or show cause; to give a reason; to make excuse.