calving definition

  • verb:
    • Present participle of calve.
    • provide participle of calve.
  • noun:
    • The work of giving birth to a calf
    • The breaking away of a mass of ice from an iceberg, glacier etc.
    • The act of taking forth a calf: said of cattle, whales, and seals.
    • The split of public of ice from a glacier from time to time as it runs itself into the water, providing increase to icebergs.
    • giving birth to a calf
    • The work of pregnancy to a calf
    • The breaking away of quite a few ice from an iceberg, glacier etc.
    • The act of bringing forth a calf: said of cattle, whales, and seals.
    • The split of masses of ice from a glacier from time to time as it extends it self to the water, offering increase to icebergs.
    • pregnancy to a calf

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