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aiguillette

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Noun

Singular
aiguillette

Plural
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aiguillette ({{{1}}})
  1. Alternative spelling of aiglet. (A metal tip, on a ribbon or cord that facilitated lacing two parts of a garment together.)

References

  • Medieval Costume and Fashion, by Herbert Norris, Courier Dover Publications, 1999, p. 365.

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French

Etymology

Diminutative of aguille (needle).

Noun

aiguillette f. (plural aiguillettes)

  1. Alternative spelling of aiglet..
  2. A needle.

References

  • Medieval Costume and Fashion, by Herbert Norris, Courier Dover Publications, 1999, p. 365.

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