/ (ˈmɛnɪˌplaɪz) /
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(functioning as singular) another name for psalterium
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Word Origin for manyplies
C18: from the large number of plies or folds of its membrane
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Example sentences from the Web for manyplies
These are called the paunch, the honeycomb stomach or bag, the manyplies and the abomasum.The Animal World, A Book of Natural History|Theodore Wood