n.1.A woolen stuff thinner than ratteen.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It is all very well hanging on to words such as 'egg', 'bottom' and 'Smurf', which are used all the time (although 'Smurf' not as often as it used to be), but what of 'olation', 'rattinet' and 'splore'?