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  • n. Alternative form of porte-monnaie.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small pocketbook or wallet for carrying money.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pocket-book; especially, a small book or leather pouch with clasps, for holding money.

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  • There are some too refined to purvey
    The commoners’ language for pay.
    Despite what they call it
    It still is a wallet
    And no higher class as portemonnaie.

    May 27, 2014