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Carib

A Tatar unit of area approximately equivalent to 1,821 square meters. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.
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The linguistic repertory of the Island Carib in the seventeenth century: the men's language -- a Carib pidgin?
In the most extreme case of gendered languages recorded, that of the Island Caribs shortly after European contact, males used a recognized, distinct sub-language among themselves which women were forbidden to use when speaking among themselves (Taylor & Hoff 1980; Davis & Goodwin 1990).
He needed axes and adzes of steel in order to construct a fleet of war dugouts to fight the Windward Island Caribs who had devastated the coastline of Trinidad.