curch
noun Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century Scottish kerchief 1

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  • Courche — (k??rsh), n. [Cf. {Kerchief}.] A square piece of linen used formerly by women instead of a cap; a kerchief. [Scot.] [Written also {curch}.] Jamieson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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