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fillis

Line breaks: fil¦lis
Pronunciation: /ˈfɪlɪs
 
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Definition of fillis in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
Loosely twisted string, used especially for tying up plants.

Origin

early 20th century: from French filasse 'tow'.

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