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dornick1

[dawr-nik] /ˈdɔr nɪk/
noun
1.
a stout linen cloth, especially one of a damask linen.
Also, dorneck.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English dornyk, after Doornik (French Tournai), where the cloth was first made

dornick2

[dawr-nik] /ˈdɔr nɪk/
noun
1.
a small stone that is easy to throw.
Origin
1830-40, Americanism; < Irish dornóg small casting stone (literally, fistful)
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British Dictionary definitions for dornick

dornick1

/ˈdɔːnɪk/
noun
1.
a heavy damask cloth, formerly used for vestments, curtains, etc
Word Origin
C15: from Doornik Tournai in Belgium where it was first manufactured

dornick2

/ˈdɔːnɪk/
noun
1.
(US) a small stone or pebble
Word Origin
C15: probably from Irish Gaelic dornōg, from dorn hand
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