Scotch carpet


Definition of Scotch carpet

: kidderminster

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First Known Use of Scotch carpet

1744, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Scotch carpet

so called from being made largely in Scotland

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“Scotch carpet.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 27 January 2020.

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