pilch

pilch

[pilch]
noun
an infant's wrapper worn over a diaper.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English pilche a kind of outer garment, Old English pylece < Medieval Latin pellicia a furred garment, Latin pellicea, feminine of pelliceus of skins, hides, derivative of pellis a skin

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pilch (pɪltʃ)
 
n
1.  an outer garment, originally one made of skin
2.  an infant's outer wrapping, worn over the napkin
 
[C17: from Old English pylce a garment made of skin and fur, from Late Latin pellicia, from Latin pellis fur]

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