cadet cloth

noun

: a heavy firm bluish gray woolen fabric often used for uniforms in military schools

Word History

First Known Use

1832, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cadet cloth was in 1832

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“Cadet cloth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cadet%20cloth. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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