pilch

noun \ˈpilch\

Definition of pilch

plural

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  1. 1 :  an outer garment made originally of skin or fur and later of leather or wool

  2. 2a obsolete :  a saddle cover b :  a light child's saddle

  3. 3 :  an infant's wrapper covering the diaper

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Origin and Etymology of pilch

Middle English pilche, from Old English pylce, pylece, from Medieval Latin pellicea, feminine of Late Latin pelliceus, pellicius made of skin, from Latin pellis skin — more at fell


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