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. A tray for carrying the powder in a powder mill.
  3. (US, military) A bin for storing equipment parts prior to their use.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From laie +‎ -ette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

layette f (plural layettes)

  1. baby clothes, babywear

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