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twice-laid

[twahys-leyd] /ˈtwaɪsˈleɪd/
adjective
1.
made from strands of used rope.
2.
made from makeshift or used material.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95
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British Dictionary definitions for twicelaid

twice-laid

adjective
1.
made from strands of used rope
2.
made from old or used material or retwisted yarn
Word Origin
C16: from lay1 (in the sense: to twist together)
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