Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A gown or case of skin, or one trimmed or lined with fur.
  • n. a covering put over an infant's diaper to prevent outer clothes from getting wet

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A gown or case of skin, or one trimmed or lined with fur.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To pilfer.
  • n. A coat , worn for warmth.
  • n. A flannel cloth for an infant.

Etymologies

Anglo-Saxon pylce, pylece, Latin pellicia. See pelisse, and pelt skin. (Wiktionary)

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