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winding sheet in Death topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwinding sheetwinding sheet /ˈwaɪndɪŋ ʃiːt/ noun [countable]  MXa cloth that is wrapped around a dead person’s body before it is buried, used especially in the past syn shroud
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winding sheetThe winding sheet was also found permeated with excessive dampness.