Cade (?), a. [Cf. OE. cad, kod, lamb, also Cosset, Coddle.]

Bred by hand; domesticated; petted.

He brought his cade lamb with him. Sheldon.


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Cade, v. t.

To bring up or nourish by hand, or with tenderness; to coddle; to tame.




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Cade, n. [L. cadus jar, Gr. .]

A barrel or cask, as of fish.

"A cade of herrings."


A cade of herrings is 500, of sprats 1,000. Jacob, Law Dict.


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Cade, n. [F. & Pr.; LL. cada.]

A species of juniper (Juniperus Oxycedrus) of Mediterranean countries.

Oil of cade, a thick, black, tarry liquid, obtained by destructive distillation of the inner wood of the cade. It is used as a local application in skin diseases.


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