quilled


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quill \Quill\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Quilled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Quilling.]
   1. To plaint in small cylindrical ridges, called quillings;
      as, to quill a ruffle.
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            His cravat seemed quilled into a ruff. --Goldsmith.
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   2. To wind on a quill, as thread or yarn. --Judd.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quilled \Quilled\, a.
   Furnished with quills; also, shaped like quills. "A
   sharp-quilled porcupine." --Shak.
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   Quilled suture (Surg.), a variety of stitch in which the
      threads after being passed deeply through the edges of a
      wound are secured about two quills or bodies of similar
      shape, in order to produce a suitable degree of pressure.
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