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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Mattress consisting of a thin pad filled with straw or sawdust.

Usage examples (34)
  • So Akela curled up on someone's palliasse, and silence fell.
  • Akela is sitting on a palliasse already occupied by two people.
  • The double tiered wooden bunks have a palliasse and one blanket per man.
  • He soon left off sweeping his room, and never tried to move the palliasse off his bed. for more
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