Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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CAIBE, n. A cabinet-maker. [keb] Ags.17 1938:
A local joiner said to me the other day: “That's a job for a caibe, no' for a joiner.”

[Prob. a contr. for cabinet(-maker).]

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