Definitions for valisevəˈlis; esp. Brit. -ˈliz
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a small overnight bag for short trips
A piece of hand luggage such as a suitcase or travelling bag.
Origin: French, akin to Medieval Latin valisia.
a small sack or case, usually of leather, but sometimes of other material, for containing the clothes, toilet articles, etc., of a traveler; a traveling bag; a portmanteau
Origin: [F. valise; cf. It. valigia, Sp. balija, LL. valisia, valesia; of uncertain origin, perhaps through (assumed) LL. vidulitia, from L. vidulus a leathern trunk; a knapsack.]
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