calamanco

noun, often attributive
cal·a·man·co
variants: or less commonly calimanco \ˌkaləˈmaŋ(ˌ)kō \
plural -es

Definition of calamanco 

1 : a glossy woolen fabric of satin weave with striped or checkered designs manufactured from the 16th to the 19th centuries

2 : a garment made of calamanco

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History and Etymology for calamanco

perhaps modification of Spanish calamaco, modification of Late Latin calamaucus felt cap, skullcap

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