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A diaper (also called a nappy in South Africa, Ireland, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia and Zimbabwe) is a type of underwear that allows one to defecate or urinate in a discreet manner, without the usage of a toilet. When diapers become soiled, they require changing; this process is sometimes performed by a second person such as a parent or...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diaper
- a fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures 2. [n] - garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waistFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=diaper
• (v. t.) To ornament with figures, etc., arranged in the pattern called diaper, as cloth in weaving. • (v. t.) To put a diaper on (a child). • (n.) Any textile fabric (esp. linen or cotton toweling) woven in diaper pattern. See 2. • (n.) An infant`s breechcloth. • (n.) A towel or napkin for wiping the hands, etc. • (n...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/diaper/
garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrementFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Di'a·per intransitive verb
To draw flowers or figures, as upon cloth. 'If you diaper
on folds.' Peacham. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/58
[ Old French diaspre
, sort of figured cloth, Italian diaspro
figured cloth, from Latin jaspis
a green-colored precious stone. See Jasper
Any textile fabric (esp. linen or cotton toweling) ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/58
Di'a·per transitive verb 1.
To ornament with figures, etc., arranged in the pattern called diaper, as cloth in weaving. ' Diapered
light.' H. Van Laun.
« Engarlanded and diapered
With in wrought flowers.» Tennyson. 2.
To put a diaper on (a ch...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/58
A diaper is a device employed in Gothic architecture for decorating the plain surface of a wall. It is a pattern of leaves and flowers, and sometimes it is worked into squares or lozenges. Diapers are sometimes carved in stone and sometimes painted and are generally used only in interior work.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/TD.HTM
A pattern formed by small, repeated geometrical motifs set adjacent to one another, used to decorate stone surfaces in architecture and as a background to illuminations in manuscripts, wall painting or panel painting.Found on http://www.pitt.edu/~medart/menuglossary/INDEX.HTM
an absorbent blanket made from ballistic material, often Kevlar, that surrounds the oil pan to contain oil and parts in case of an engine explosion; required for Top Fuel, Funny Car, Top Alcohol Dragster, and Top Alcohol Funny Car.Found on http://www.nhra.net/basics/glossary.html
An absorbent undergarment that is worn by babies and young children that are unable or unwilling to control the bladder and bowels. Diapers must be changed frequently by parents and caregivers to avoid diaper rash. Synonym(s): Nappy Narrower term(s): Disposable Diaper Cloth Diaper Diaper ServiceFound on http://www.pregnology.com/Pregnancy-dictionary/
Any continuous pattern in brickwork, usually applied in a diamond or other diagonal patterns.Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/
As a term in ornamentation diaper is applied to a surface covered with a flowered pattern sculptured in low relief, or to a similar pattern in painting or gilding covering a panel or flat surface.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AD.HTM
Diaper is a kind of textile fabric formerly much used for towels and napkins, and formed either of linen or cotton, or a mixture of the two, upon the surface of which a flowered or figured pattern is produced by a peculiar mode of twilling.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/PD.HTM
Diaper was 1930s and 1940s slang for clothes.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZD.HTM
fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures.Found on http://www2.shu.ac.uk/sfca/glossary.cfm
in architecture, surface decoration, carved or painted, generally composed of square or lozenge shapes but also of other simple figures, each of ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/43
In Gothic architecture, a small pattern of a conventional nature, generally geometrical but sometimes floral in design, used for the surface decoration of stone. The idea was probably taken from the...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
nappyFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21432
Ornament, often done by chasing, producing a trellised or latticed design of diamonds, squares, and similar formal shapes.Found on http://freespace.virgin.net/a.data/glossaryframes.htm
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