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Meaning of NAPERY

Pronunciation:  'neypuree

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  linens for the dining table

NAPERY is a 6 letter word that starts with N.


 Synonyms: table linen
 See Also: damask, linen, mat, napkin, place mat, serviette, table napkin, tablecloth, tray cloth



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Na"per*y\, n.; pl. {Naperies}. [OF. naperie, fr. nape a
tablecloth, F. nappe, LL. napa, fr. L. mappa. See {Map}, and
cf. {Apron}, {Napkin}.]
Table linen; also, linen clothing, or linen in general.
[Obs.] --Gayton.

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 Related Terms: cloth, drapery, dry goods, etoffe, fabric, felt, goods, lace, leather goods, leatherware, linens, material, rag, silk, soft goods, sporting goods, sportswear, stuff, textile, textile fabric, textiles, texture, tissu, tissue, weave, web, weft, white goods, woof, wool, yard goods