Swaddling clout
Swaddling Swad"dling, a. & n. from {Swaddle}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Swaddling band}, {Swaddling cloth}, or {Swaddling clout}, a band or cloth wrapped round an infant, especially round a newborn infant. [1913 Webster]

Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. --Luke ii. 12. [1913 Webster]


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