sarplar

sarplar

[sahr-plahr, -pler]
noun
1.
a coarse cloth bagging.
2.
Obsolete.
a.
a bale of wool weighing 2240 pounds (1016 kg) or 80 tods.
b.
the weight of such a bale.
Also, sarpler [sahr-pler] , sarplier [sahr-plee-er] .


Origin:
1325–75; Middle English sarplar bale of wool < Anglo-French (Old French sarpillere)

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