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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Baudekin \Bau"de*kin\, n. [OE. bawdekin rich silk stuff, OF.
     baudequin. See {Baldachin}.]
     The richest kind of stuff used in garments in the Middle
     Ages, the web being gold, and the woof silk, with embroidery;
     -- made originally at Baghdad. [Spelt also {baudkin},
     {baudkyn}, {bawdekin}, and {baldakin}.] --Nares.


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