Three-pile

Three´-pile`


n.1.An old name for the finest and most costly kind of velvet, having a fine, thick pile.
I have served Prince Florizel and in my time wore three-pile.
- Shak.
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One driver was seriously injured, while 17 others sustained medium to minor injuries in three-pile up traffic accidents on the Abu Dhabi-Dubai highway on Friday.