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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ti·tle v. t. [imp. & p. p. Titled p. pr. & vb. n. Titling ]  To call by a title; to name; to entitle.
    Hadrian, having quieted the island, took it for honor to be titled on his coin, =\“The Restorer of Britain.”\=   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tit·ling n.
 1. Zool. (a) The hedge sparrow; -- called also titlene. Its nest often chosen by the cuckoo as a place for depositing its own eggs.
    The titling, . . . being thus deceived, hatcheth the egg, and bringeth up the chick of another bird.   --Holland.
 (b) The meadow pipit.
 2. Stockfish; -- formerly so called in customhouses.