Flanders baby

noun Flan·ders baby \ˈflan|də(r)z-, ˈflaan|, ˈflȧn|\

Definition of Flanders baby

  1. :  a wooden doll produced in the Netherlands and popular in England in the 18th and 19th centuries

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Origin and Etymology of flanders baby

Flanders, region in western Belgium and the adjacent part of northern France + English baby

First Known Use: 1782

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to cast off or become cast off

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