Polish carpet

variants: or Polish rug

Definition of Polish carpet

1 : a Persian rug of the late 16th to 18th centuries having a silk pile and usually interwoven gold and silver threads
2 : a tapestry-woven rug in which some metal thread is used

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“Polish carpet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Polish%20carpet. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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