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- noun Plural form of
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But, 'says he,' Mummies: -- ah -- have you any mummy - cloth amongst your very extensive collection of -- bareges, Mrs. Parven? '
The skirts were too short for any but a very short person, and of the commonest muslins, grenadines, and bareges; all were made extremely low in the neck, and could not be available for any purpose.