Definition of Pelisses

1. pelisse [n] - See also: pelisse



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pelisses

pelican flowers
pelicanlike
pelicans
pelick
pelicosauria
pelidnoma
pelike
pelikes
peliom
pelioma
peliosis
peliosis hepatitis
pelisse
pelissees
pelisses (current term)
pelite
pelites
pelitic
pelizaeus-merzbacher syndrome
pell-mell
pellach
pellachs
pellack
pellacks
pellage
pellagra
pellagra-preventing factor
pellagra sine pellagra

Literary usage of Pelisses

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1. Journal of a Tour in the Levant by William Turner (1820)
"... but with less comfort, being obliged by etiquette to wear our pelisses, though the sun was oppressively hot. For a few days after the audience, ..."

2. Memoirs of Constant, the Emperor Napoleon's Head Valet: Containing Details by Louis Constant Wairy Constant, Percy Pinkerton (1896)
"... a present—The Czar's toilette—Exchange of gifts—The three pelisses—Princess Pauline and her admirer—The Emperor's anger—M. de Canouville is exiled. ..."

3. A General Collection of Voyages and Travels from the Discovery of America to by William Fordyce MAVOR (1810)
"cloaks or pelisses, boots, and shoes ; in short, every description of clothing for which they had occasion, whether for winter or for summer. ..."

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