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For Count Capec was dressed in a sombre suit of dark green, unembroidered and unadorned.

Unembroidered facts were what they required in the first instance, but later he might be permitted to theorize.

It came then from the Ministry of War, in the bald and unembroidered laconics of a formal communiqu.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Anglo-French enbrouder, from en- "in" (see en- (1)) + broisder "embroider," from Frankish *brozdon, from Proto-Germanic *bruzdajanan. Spelling with -oi- is from c.1600, perhaps by influence of broiden, irregular alternative Middle English past participle of braid (v.). Related: Embroidered; embroidering.

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