layette

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French layette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

layette ‎(plural layettes)

  1. A complete set of clothing, bedding and toilet articles for a new baby.
  2. An ERO (equipment repair order) parts bin in the United States Marine Corps, when discussing maintenance management and repair parts management. When conducting maintenance on a piece of equipment, or vehicle, parts are ordered. When parts come in they are placed into the bins until all the parts arrive, and then they are signed for by a mechanic and applied to the equipment, or vehicle.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From laie +‎ -ette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

layette f ‎(plural layettes)

  1. baby clothes, babywear

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