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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Baize  \Baize\,  n.  [For  bayes,  pl  fr  OF  baie;  cf  F.  bai 
  bay-colored.  See  {Bay}  a  color.] 
  A  coarse  woolen  stuff  with  a  long  nap;  --  usually  dyed  in 
  plain  colors. 
 
  A  new  black  baize  waistcoat  lined  with  silk.  --Pepys. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  baize 
  n  :  a  bright  green  fabric  napped  to  resemble  felt;  used  to  cover 
  gaming  tables 




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