from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. Obsolete form of Peking.
- n. A type of patterned silk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A silk fabric originally made in China.
- n. A civilian; a contemptuous nickname originally bestowed in France by the soldiers of the first Napoleon. It is occasionally used in English.
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