from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A very soft flannel made in narrow pieces, used for wearing-apparel.
  • noun A cotton fabric woven and finished in imitation of wool flannel.


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  • I've been thinking about that, all afternoon as I ironed his waists and his blue flannellet pajamas with frogs on like his dad's.

    The Prairie Child

  • Well, we had exactly the daughter of their dreams, only, as they came without giving us notice, she was dressed in a flannellet nightgown, and her face was dirty.

    Dear Enemy


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