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dhurrie

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noun dhur·rie \ˈdə-rē, ˈdər-ē\

Definition of dhurrie

  1. :  a thick flat-woven cotton or wool cloth or rug made in India



Origin of dhurrie

Hindi & Urdu darī


First Known Use: 1880


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