Meaning of cade


Pronunciation: (kād), [key]
— n.
  1. a juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus, of the Mediterranean area, whose wood on destructive distillation yields an oily liquidused in treating skin diseases. Cf. juniper tar.


Pronunciation: (kād), [key]
— adj.
  1. (of the young of animals) abandoned or left by the mother and raised by humans: a cade lamb.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a combining form extracted from cavalcade, used with the meaning “procession” in the formation of compound words: motorcade; tractorcade.
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