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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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We typically veneer our projects using a vacuum bag, but in this instance we cut the veneer so that there was overhang on all sides, cut a piece of 3/4-inch plywood the same size as the veneer and, using dozens of clamps and half that number of cauls, adhered the veneer to the torsion boxes.
Citing influences such as At The Drive In and Radiohead, Cauls appear to have hit the right note with North East fans who are already showing their unwavering loyalty to the band.
The Cauls spent hours on the net looking at pictures of the destruction, and waiting for word.
This collection describes some of the most important cauls of taints and off-flavours, how they can be identified and dealt with.
His book Gentlemen in Turbans, Ladies in Cauls will be out in fall 2001 from Spuyten Duyvil.