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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 nap·kin /ˈnæpkən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 nap·kin /ˈnæpkən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Nap·kin n.
 1. A little towel, made of cloth or paper, esp. one for wiping the fingers and mouth at table.
 2. A handkerchief. [Obs.]
 Napkin pattern. See Linen scroll, under Linen. -- Napkin ring, a ring of metal, ivory, or other material, used to inclose a table napkin.
 paper napkin, a napkin made of paper, intended to be disposed of after use.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: to protect clothing; wipe mouth [syn: table napkin, serviette]
      2: garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the
         legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch
         excrement [syn: diaper, nappy]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    (Gr. soudarion, John 11:44; 20:7; Lat. sudarium, a
    "sweat-cloth"), a cloth for wiping the sweat from the face. But
    the word is used of a wrapper to fold money in (Luke 19:20), and
    as an article of dress, a "handkerchief" worn on the head (Acts