As verbs the difference between calver and calve
is that calver
is (obsolete|transitive) to cut into slices and pickle while calve
is to give birth to a calf.
As a noun calver
is a cow that produces young.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A cow that produces young.
(obsolete) To cut into slices and pickle.
(obsolete) To crimp.
- For a change, leave calvered salmon and eat sprats.
- calvered salmon
(obsolete) To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered.
- grayling's flesh will calver
To give birth to a calf.
To assist the giving of birth of a calf.
To break off or shed a large piece.
- The glacier was starting to calve even as we watched.
- The sea was dangerous because of icebergs calving off the nearby glacier.