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Cloth coated with wax, formerly used for wrapping the dead.
(Textiles) waxed waterproof cloth of a kind formerly used as a shroud
[C15: from earlier cered cloth, from Latin cērāre to wax; see cere2]
n., pl. -cloths (-ˌklɔðz, -ˌklɒðz, -ˌklɔθs, -ˌklɒθs)
cloth treated with wax, formerly used for wrapping the dead.
[1400–50; earlier cered cloth; see cere2]
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