/ (ˈmɛnɪˌplaɪz) /
(functioning as singular) another name for psalterium
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Word Origin for manyplies
C18: from the large number of plies or folds of its membrane
Words nearby manyplies
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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