noun, plural rouleaux, rouleaus [roo-lohz] .
a roll or strip of something, as trimming on a hat brim.
a stack or roll of coins put up in cylindrical form in a paper wrapping.

1685–95; < French; Middle French rolel, diminutive of role roll Unabridged
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rouleau (ˈruːləʊ)
n , pl -leaux, -leaus
1.  a roll of paper containing coins
2.  (often plural) a roll of ribbon
[C17: from French, from roleroll]

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