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chaplet

  

      n  
1    an ornamental wreath of flowers, beads, etc., worn on the head  
2    a string of beads or something similar  
3      (R.C. Church)  
a    a string of prayer beads constituting one third of the rosary  
b    the prayers counted on this string  
4    a narrow convex moulding in the form of a string of beads; astragal  
5    a metal support for the core in a casting mould, esp. for the core of a cylindrical pipe  
     (C14: from Old French chapelet garland of roses, from chapel hat; see chapeau)  
  chapleted      adj  
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chaplet

  
  
bouquet, coronal, garland, wreath  

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chalet, chapleted, chape, chapel

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