Rolly-pooly
Rolly-pooly Roll"y-pool`y, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A game in which a ball, rolling into a certain place, wins. [Written also {rouly-pouly}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • rouly-pouly — Rolly pooly Roll y pool y, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A game in which a ball, rolling into a certain place, wins. [Written also {rouly pouly}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rouly-pouly — Rou ly pou ly, n. See {Rolly pooly}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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