báinín

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báinín or bawneen (ˈbɑːniːn)
 
n
1.  a collarless revers-less unlined man's jacket made of white close-woven wool
2.  the material for such a jacket
3.  báinín skirt a skirt made of this material
4.  báinín wool white woollen thread
 
[C20: from Irish Gaelic báinín, diminutive of bán white]
 
bawneen or bawneen
 
n
 
[C20: from Irish Gaelic báinín, diminutive of bán white]

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