Axminster

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noun Ax·min·ster \ˈaks-ˌmin(t)-stər\

Definition of Axminster

  1. :  a machine-woven carpet with pile tufts inserted mechanically in a variety of textures and patterns

Origin and Etymology of axminster

Axminster, town in England


First Known Use: 1842


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