Layette meaning

lā-ĕt'
An ERO (equipment repair order) parts bin in the United States Marine Corps, when discussing maintenance management and repair parts management. When conducting maintenance on a piece of equipment, or vehicle, parts are ordered. When parts come in they are placed into the bins until all the parts arrive, and then they are signed for by a mechanic and applied to the equipment, or vehicle.
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A set of clothing and bedding for a newborn child.
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A complete outfit for a newborn baby, including clothes, bedding, and accessories.
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A complete set of clothing etc for a new baby.
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Origin of layette

  • French from Old French chest of drawers diminutive of laie box from Middle Dutch laeye
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Wiktionary