Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A large bale or package of wool, containing eighty tods, or 2,240 pounds, in weight.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A large bale or package of wool, containing eighty tods, or 2,240 pounds, in weight.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Sacking or packing-cloth; coarse pack-sheet made of hemp.
  • n. A large sack or bale of wool, containing 80 tods, each of 2 stone.

Etymologies

Compare Latin sarplare. See sarplier. (Wiktionary)

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