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  • noun Plural form of wool.


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  • He was not fat and dressed in Irish wools and chewing a cigar.

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  • Except for the nylon parkas, which included one in a poncho style with a quilted red satin lining, the coats were made in English wools.

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  • And for so much as the more part of the commonalty of the realm find themselves sore grieved with the matelote of wools, that is to wit, a toll of forty shillings for every sack of wool, and have made petition to us to release the same; we, at their requests, have clearly released it, and have granted for us and our heirs that we shall not take such thing nor any other without their common assent and goodwill; saving to us and our heirs the custom of wools, skins, and leather, granted before by the commonalty aforesaid.

    Civil Government in the United States Considered with Some Reference to Its Origins

  • Some of the wool had the stiffness of military cloth, and, of course, I thought of the kind of wools that Azzedine Alaia likes to use for his coats.

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  • Jackytex highlighted finishes that enriched natural fabrics such as wools, cashmere silk, alpaca and viscose blends.

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  • Her goods: Cullman & Kravis designs a line of linens and wools for Holland & Sherry.

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  • Colorful wools and silks are woven and embroidered by hand.

    Afghan Fashion Hits London's High Street

  • Colorful wools and silks are woven and embroidered by hand.

    Afghan Fashion Hits London's High Street

  • Cheapskate-chic tip: Recycle your long pants—khakis, worsted wools, seersucker and even pale corduroys.

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  • A "strong real red, like Bobbi Brown's Old Hollywood, really gets you in the mood for wools and leathers and the holidays ahead," adds Johnson.

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