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Staytape (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Staytape

A taylor; from that article, and its coadjutor buckram, which make no small figure in the bills of those knights of the needle.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Stay * Steamer

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