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sarplar

[sahr-plahr, -pler] /ˈsɑr plɑr, -plər/
noun
1.
a coarse cloth bagging.
2.
Obsolete.
  1. a bale of wool weighing 2240 pounds (1016 kg) or 80 tods.
  2. the weight of such a bale.
Also, sarpler
[sahr-pler] /ˈsɑr plər/ (Show IPA),
sarplier
[sahr-plee-er] /ˈsɑr pli ər/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English sarplar bale of wool < Anglo-French (Old French sarpillere)
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