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Etymology 1

Apparently from Laon, a town in France known for its linen manufacturing.

Noun

Singular
lawn

Plural
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lawn ({{{1}}})
  1. a type of thin linen or cotton
  2. (in plural) pieces of this fabric, especially as used for the sleeves of a bishop; the office of bishop
  3. (obsolete) a piece of clothing made from lawn
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Etymology 2

Alteration of laund.

Noun

Singular
lawn

Plural
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lawn ({{{1}}})
  1. An open space between woods.
  2. Ground (generally in front of or around a house) covered with grass kept closely mown.
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