cassimere

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noun cas·si·mere \ˈka-zə-ˌmir, ˈka-sə-\

Definition of cassimere

  1. :  a closely woven smooth twilled usually wool fabric (as for suits)

Origin and Etymology of cassimere

obsolete Cassimere (Kashmir)


First Known Use: 1774

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