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Spell Check of valance

Correct spelling: valance

Definition of valance:

  1. A piece of drapery hanging round the tester and head of a bed or window- curtains, & c.
  2. To decorate with hanging fringes.

Common misspellings for valance:

vallance.

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This graph shows how "valance" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for valance:

  1. Grandmother's face and snowy cap, The knitting work upon her lap, The creaking, high- backed rocking- chair; The spinning- wheel, the big loom where The shuttle carried song and thread; The valance on the high, white bed Whose folds the lavender still keep. – Songs Ysame by Annie Fellows Johnston Albion Fellows Bacon
  2. It was a large, old- fashioned room, and Jacqueline's little white figure, as she sat up in bed, was almost lost in the huge four- poster, with dimity curtains and valance – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
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