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Definitions of valance:

part of speech: verb transitive

To decorate with such.

part of speech: noun

A piece of drapery hanging round the head of a bed, or from the head of window- curtains.

part of speech: noun

Hanging drapery for a bed, etc.

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paired

To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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