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oilcloth

noun oil·cloth \-ˌklth\

: cloth that is treated with oil so that it does not let water in and that is used especially to cover tables and shelves

Full Definition of OILCLOTH

:  cloth treated with oil or paint and used for table and shelf coverings
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First Known Use of OILCLOTH

1796
OILCLOTH Defined for Kids

oilcloth

noun oil·cloth \ˈil-ˌklth\

Definition of OILCLOTH for Kids

:  material treated with a greasy substance so as to be waterproof and used for shelf and table coverings

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