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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A blanket fabric made of low-grade woolen cloth with a nap on both sides.
  • noun Clothing and other personal gear carried by a camper.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See duffle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A kind of coarse woolen cloth, having a thick nap or frieze.
  • noun Colloq., U. S. Outfit or suppplies, collectively; kit.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A kind of coarse woolen cloth, having a thick nap or frieze.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a coarse heavy woolen fabric
  • noun a large cylindrical bag of heavy cloth; for carrying personal belongings

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Dutch, after Duffel, a town in Belgium.]

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From the Belgian town of Duffel.

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