caliver (n.) Old form(s): Caliuer, Calyuer
type of lightweight musket
1H4 IV.ii.19[Falstaff alone] a commodity of warm slaves ... such as fear the report of a caliver worse than a struck fowl
2H4 III.ii.262[Falstaff to Bardolph] Put me a caliver into Wart's hand
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