pillow slip


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Noun1.pillow slip - bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow; "the burglar carried his loot in a pillowcase"
bed linen - linen or cotton articles for a bed (as sheets and pillowcases)
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Just 10 years old they put a label on me A bewildered child, an evacuee With a pillow slip for my clothes and bits They were taking me from the city to escape The Blitz No
The body will remain in a grave for six or seven years and then the remains are removed, put into a pillow slip and named, before being placed in to the mausoleum in the cemetery.
Since February, Australians have been asked to return 24 styles of jeans and one type of pillow slip and bed sheet.
David Reid, 21, from Perth, wore a pillow slip with cut-out eye holes and brandished a screwdriver at the terrified shop worker.
She said: "Quite early on in the film Keats' brother dies, so his love interest, Fanny Brawne, makes the pillow slip for him.
Mr Jones was told his wife would be in the boot, bound by tape and with a pillow slip over her head.
He sleeps on a pillow slip from her death bed, and nuzzles up to the nightgown she wore when she passed away at her home in Harpsden, near Henley, Oxfordshire, three weeks ago.
Cotton nonwovens could also be used to make apparel, head rests, bibs, bed sheets, pillow slip covers, towels, wipes and even liners for computer floppy disks, he says.