/ (ˈduːnə) /
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Australian a quilt, stuffed with down or a synthetic material and containing pockets of air, used as a bed cover in place of the top sheet and blanketsAlso called: duvet, (Brit) continental quilt
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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I actually thought the younger cast members fared better, like Ben Whishaw, Jim Sturgess, and Doona.Is ‘Cloud Atlas’ a Masterpiece or a Disaster? Our Critics Debate|Ramin Setoodeh, Marlow Stern|October 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST