camlet

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noun cam·let \ˈkam-lət\

Definition of camlet

  1. 1a :  a medieval Asian fabric of camel hair or angora woolb :  a European fabric of silk and woolc :  a fine lustrous woolen

  2. 2 :  a garment made of camlet

Origin and Etymology of camlet

Middle English cameloit, from Medieval French camelot, from Arabic khamlat woolen plush


First Known Use: 15th century

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