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[kah-hil, key-] /ˈkɑ hɪl, ˈkeɪ-/
noun, Angling.
an artificial fly having a quill body, golden tag, tan-spotted wings and tail, and gray hackle.
Origin of cahill
perhaps named after its inventor Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • cahill had followed Ranson to the door, "You want to see me, Mame?"

    Ranson's Folly Richard Harding Davis
  • Mr. cahill insisted on sirloin, but admitted that he had made a mistake later on.

    Howards End E. M. Forster
  • But several minutes later, acting on a sudden realization, Hager felt for cahill's pulse and found that the man was dead.

    Cold Ghost Chester S. Geier
  • It was a rotten time for cahill to have taken sick, Hager fumed.

    Cold Ghost Chester S. Geier
  • He went directly to the doctor's home, carrying the body of cahill inside.

    Cold Ghost Chester S. Geier
  • He and cahill had proved that, for their catch was a large one.

    Cold Ghost Chester S. Geier

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