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  • n. An osier bed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An osier bed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A place where osiers are grown.
  • n. Basketwork.


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  • The clouds in the nursing home corridors, sky-open springlike after a bathe and forgotten, in a frayed blue dressing-gown beside an osiery.

    The house of forgetting

  • Didn’t you spot her in her windaug, wubbling up on an osiery chair, with a meusic before her all cunniform letters, pretending to ribble a reedy derg on a fiddle she bogans without a band on?

    Finnegans Wake


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