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Other definitions for cal (2 of 5)

Cal1
[ kal ]
/ kæl /

noun
a male given name, form of Calvin.

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Other definitions for cal (4 of 5)

cal.

abbreviation
calendar.
caliber.

Other definitions for cal (5 of 5)

Cal.

abbreviation
California.
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British Dictionary definitions for cal (1 of 3)

CAL

abbreviation for
computer-aided (or -assisted) learning

British Dictionary definitions for cal (2 of 3)

cal.

abbreviation for
calendar
calibre
calorie (small)

British Dictionary definitions for cal (3 of 3)

Cal.

abbreviation for
Calorie (large)
California
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Medical definitions for cal (1 of 2)

cal

abbr.
mean calorie; small calorie

Medical definitions for cal (2 of 2)

Cal

abbr.
large calorie
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