cassimere

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

Definition of cassimere 

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

First Known Use of cassimere

1774, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cassimere

obsolete Cassimere (Kashmir)

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