eponge

noun \āpōōⁿzh\

Definition of eponge

plural

-s

  1. :  a soft fabric of wool, silk, rayon, or cotton loosely woven in a plain weave with one or two sets of nubby ply yarns for a rough uneven appearance

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Origin and Etymology of eponge

French éponge, literally, sponge, from Latin spongia sponge — more at sponge


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