Wadmol
Wadmol Wad"mol, n. [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. va?m[=a]l a woollen stuff, Dan vadmel. Cf. {Wad} a small mass, and {Woodmeil}.] A coarse, hairy, woolen cloth, formerly used for garments by the poor, and for various other purposes. [Spelled also {wadmal}, {wadmeal}, {wadmoll}, {wadmel}, etc.] --Beck (Draper's Dict.). Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

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  • wadmol — noun see wadmal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • wadmal — Wadmol Wad mol, n. [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. va?m[=a]l a woollen stuff, Dan vadmel. Cf. {Wad} a small mass, and {Woodmeil}.] A coarse, hairy, woolen cloth, formerly used for garments by the poor, and for various other purposes. [Spelled also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wadmeal — Wadmol Wad mol, n. [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. va?m[=a]l a woollen stuff, Dan vadmel. Cf. {Wad} a small mass, and {Woodmeil}.] A coarse, hairy, woolen cloth, formerly used for garments by the poor, and for various other purposes. [Spelled also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wadmel — Wadmol Wad mol, n. [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. va?m[=a]l a woollen stuff, Dan vadmel. Cf. {Wad} a small mass, and {Woodmeil}.] A coarse, hairy, woolen cloth, formerly used for garments by the poor, and for various other purposes. [Spelled also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wadmoll — Wadmol Wad mol, n. [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. va?m[=a]l a woollen stuff, Dan vadmel. Cf. {Wad} a small mass, and {Woodmeil}.] A coarse, hairy, woolen cloth, formerly used for garments by the poor, and for various other purposes. [Spelled also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wad — Wad, n. [Probably of Scand. origin; cf. Sw. vadd wadding, Dan vat, D. & G. watte. Cf. {Wadmol}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A little mass, tuft, or bundle, as of hay or tow. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: A little mass of some soft or flexible… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wed hook — Wad Wad, n. [Probably of Scand. origin; cf. Sw. vadd wadding, Dan vat, D. & G. watte. Cf. {Wadmol}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A little mass, tuft, or bundle, as of hay or tow. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: A little mass of some soft or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Woodmeil — Wood meil, n. See {Wadmol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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