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noun pall pronunciation in British English /pɔːl/
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  1. 1
    [singular] something such as smoke, dust, or cloud that covers an area and makes it darker
    pall of:

    a thick pall of cigarette smoke

  2. 2
    [countable] a coffin
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    1. a.
      a thick cloth used for covering a coffin
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