nappy \nap"py\, n.; pl. {nappies}. A {diaper}[4]. [Chiefly Brit.] [PJC]

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  • Nappies — Nappy Nap py, n.; pl. {Nappies}. [OE. nap, AS. hn[ae]p cup, bowl. See {Hanaper}.] A round earthen dish, with a flat bottom and sloping sides. [Written also {nappie}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nappies — nap·py || næpɪ adj. (Archaic) strong, intoxicating, alcoholic (drink); slightly drunk, slightly intoxicated n. deep bowl for food; bib or napkin for a baby; (British) diaper …   English contemporary dictionary

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