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Synonyms for caul

part of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and to the colon and covering the intestines

the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth)

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It is a bagged surface that might use caul plates to create uniform pressure and a smooth surface, but the IML surface "floats" depending on factors such as bagging, resin bleed and initial prepreg resin content.
Some believe that an en caul birth is a sign of good luck.
I helped a baby being born in the caul, the parents opened it up, it was magic to be a witness to that special occasion.
61) CAUL, D42/PR10/3, 'Queen Mary', Engineering, 5 June 1936, p.
If it's designed to spread damping pressure over a wide area, you can call it a caul.
OVER THE BORDER Neil Caul who has joined Harrison and Hetherington to develop sales in Scotland
Repeat process with remaining roulades and caul fat.
Although SGUL has been more popular in recent years, CAUL has significant advantages over SGUL in many cases.
Terri Dunning and Sophie Caul will be flying the flag for the City of Birmingham are being chosen for the British squad in next months' European Short Course Championship.
Debut: Peat Earnshaw, Denny Hutton, Tim Warren, Dylan Giles and Yuri Caul
Sandy Caul, a Mount Pleasant Republican who introduced the bill, said using the Michigan Veterans Trust Fund to help finance tuition waivers has depleted the amount of emergency help the fund can provide by about $1 million a year.
The Caul standards have been modified to substitute broad alternate learning outcomes.
Harry Caul, of ``The Conversation,'' uses surveillance equipment.
An enclosed caul plate was used to collect VOC emissions during the pressing of panels manufactured using each of the three major wood adhesives: urea-formaldehyde, phenol-formaldehyde (PF), and polymeric methylene diisocyanate.
Shine at Belfast's Queens University is the venue on Saturday, September 1, when he'll headline with warm-up DJs Spring and Belfast's own Chris Caul.