Cau"tel\, n. [F. caut[`e]le, L. cautela, fr. cavere to be on one's guard, to take care.]

1. Caution; prudence; wariness. [Obs.] --Fulke.

2. Craft; deceit; falseness. [Obs.] --Shak.
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