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Definitions of cackle:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To cry like a hen or goose; giggle.

part of speech: noun

The cry of a hen or goose; chatter; idle talk.

part of speech: verb

To make a noise like a hen or other domestic fowl; to make a silly noise.

part of speech: noun

The noise of a fowl, as a hen; idle talk.

part of speech: noun

The sound made by a hen or goose.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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