cassimere

noun
cas·​si·​mere | \ ˈka-zə-ˌmir How to pronounce cassimere (audio) , 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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“Cassimere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cassimere. Accessed 5 Apr. 2020.

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