continental quilt


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continental quilt

Brit a quilt, stuffed with down or a synthetic material and containing pockets of air, used as a bed cover in place of the top sheet and blankets
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The Continental Quilt runs nightly, except Sunday, from this Saturday to April 22.
I was getting into bed and it was one of those continental quilts.
The store introduced us to the duvet (known as continental quilts then) and, although it took a while for us Brits to abandon our sheets, blankets and hospital corners, what did you sleep under last night?
The company's selection includes a variety of continental quilts and pillows in an extensive range of sizes and weights.
The same Indian eateries that serve nan breads the size of continental quilts.
The same restaurants that serve naan breads the size of continental quilts.
Most of the ones I met were still fuming about the introduction of continental quilts.