caddis

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Noun[edit]

caddis (plural caddises)

  1. The larva of a caddice fly that generally live in cylindrical cases, open at each end, and covered externally with debris.
  2. A rough woolen cloth; caddice
  3. A kind of worsted lace or ribbon.
    • Shakespeare
      Caddises, cambrics, lawns.