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caddice1

[kad-is] /ˈkæd ɪs/
noun
1.
caddis1 .
Related forms
caddiced, adjective

caddice2

[kad-is] /ˈkæd ɪs/
noun

caddis1

[kad-is] /ˈkæd ɪs/
noun
1.
a kind of woolen braid, ribbon, or tape.
Origin of caddis1
1570-1580
1570-80; probably < Middle French cadis kind of woolen cloth < Old Provençal < Catalan cadirs, of obscure origin; Middle English cadace, cadas material for padding doublets (< Anglo-French) is apparently a distinct word
Related forms
caddised, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for caddice

caddis

/ˈkædɪs/
noun
1.
a type of coarse woollen yarn, braid, or fabric
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Word Origin and History for caddice

caddis

n.

"larva of the May-fly," 1650s, of unknown origin, perhaps a diminutive of some sense of cad.

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