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poldavy  

poldavy
/pɒl"deɪvi/
n. & a. obs. exc. Hist. L15. [f. Poldavide, a town in Brittany, France: prob. orig. collect. pl.]
A
n.sing. & †in pl. (treated as sing.). A coarse canvas or sacking, originally woven in Brittany, formerly much used for sailcloth. L15.
B adj. Made of poldavy. L16.
[POLDAVY]
poldavy  

poldavy noun & adjective. [pɒl'deɪvi] obsolete exc. Hist. L15.
[from Poldavide, a town in Brittany, France: prob. orig. collect. pl.]
A. noun sing. & in pl. (treated as sing.). A coarse canvas or sacking, originally woven in Brittany, formerly much used for sailcloth. L15.
b. adjective. Made of poldavy. L16.