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  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Quilt  \Quilt\,  n.  [OE.  quilte,  OF  cuilte  L.  culcita  ?  bed, 
  cushion,  mattress.  Cf  2d  {Counterpoint},  {Cushion}.] 
  Anything  that  is  quilted;  esp.,  a  quilted  bed  cover,  or  a 
  skirt  worn  by  women;  any  cover  or  garment  made  by  putting 
  wool,  cotton,  etc.,  between  two  cloths  and  stitching  them 
  together;  also  any  outer  bed  cover. 
  The  beds  were  covered  with  magnificent  quilts. 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Quilt  \Quilt\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Quilted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  1.  To  stitch  or  sew  together  at  frequent  intervals,  in  order 
  to  confine  in  place  the  several  layers  of  cloth  and 
  wadding  of  which  a  garment,  comforter,  etc.,  may  be  made 
  as  to  quilt  a  coat.  --Dryden. 
  2.  To  wad,  as  a  garment,  with  warm  soft  material. 
  3.  To  stitch  or  sew  in  lines  or  patterns. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  a  bed  cover  made  of  two  layers  of  cloth  filled  with  stuffing 
  and  stitched  together  [syn:  {comforter},  {puff}] 
  v  1:  stitch  or  sew  together;  of  textiles 
  2:  create  by  stitching  together 

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