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eiderdown

Noun

1 a soft quilt usually filled with the down of the eider [syn: duvet, continental quilt]
2 down of the eider duck

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English

Noun

  1. The down of the eider duck, used for stuffing pillows and quilts
  2. A quilt stuffed with this down

Translations

the down of the eider duck
  • Norwegian: ederdun
a quilt stuffed with this down
  • Norwegian: ederdunsdyne
  • Spanish: edredón

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