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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

caballine \cab"al*line\ (k[a^]b"al*l[imac]n), a. [L.caballinus, fr. caballus a nag. Cf. Cavalier.] Of or pertaining to a horse. -- n. Caballine aloes. [1913 Webster] caballine aloes, an inferior and impure kind of aloes formerly used in veterinary practice; -- called also horse aloes. Caballine spring, the fountain of Hippocrene, on Mount Helicon; -- fabled to have been formed by a stroke from the foot of the winged horse Pegasus. [1913 Webster]