paillasse

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pail·lasse

also pal·liasse  (păl-yăs′, păl′yăs′)
n.
A thin mattress filled with straw or sawdust.

[French, from Old French, from paille, straw, from Late Latin palea, from Latin, chaff.]

paillasse

(ˈpælɪˌæs; ˌpælɪˈæs)
n
(Furniture) a variant spelling (esp US) of palliasse
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paillasse - mattress consisting of a thin pad filled with straw or sawdust
mattress - a large thick pad filled with resilient material and often incorporating coiled springs, used as a bed or part of a bed
Translations

paillasse

[ˈpælɪæs] Njergón m

paillasse

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