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rouleau

[roo-loh] /ruˈloʊ/
noun, plural rouleaux, rouleaus
[roo-lohz] /ruˈloʊz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a roll or strip of something, as trimming on a hat brim.
2.
a stack or roll of coins put up in cylindrical form in a paper wrapping.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; < French; Middle French rolel, diminutive of role roll
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rouleau

/ˈruːləʊ/
noun (pl) -leaux (-ləʊ; -ləʊz), -leaus
1.
a roll of paper containing coins
2.
(often pl) a roll of ribbon
Word Origin
C17: from French, from roleroll
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