sarplar

[sahr-plahr, -pler]

noun

a coarse cloth bagging.
Obsolete.
  1. a bale of wool weighing 2240 pounds (1016 kg) or 80 tods.
  2. the weight of such a bale.

Also sar·pler [sahr-pler] /ˈsɑr plər/, sar·pli·er [sahr-plee-er] /ˈsɑr pli ər/.

Origin of sarplar

1325–75; Middle English sarplar bale of wool < Anglo-French (Old French sarpillere)
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