Origin of carvel
late Middle English carvile < Dutch karveel caravel
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Examples from the Web for carvel
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"Because Miss Carvel objects," he answered, with sudden energy.
Many of these she had hung in the drawing-room at Carvel Place.
But I knew that Carvel was not listening, and did not care what I said.
I had been nearly a month at Carvel Place, and Christmas was approaching.
"I never knew two brothers who were equal," said Carvel, in reflective tones.
- another word for caravel
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