flokati rug

flo·​ka·​ti rug | \ flō-ˈkä-tē- How to pronounce flokati rug (audio) \

Definition of flokati rug

: a handwoven Greek woolen rug with a thick shaggy pile

called also flokati

Examples of flokati rug in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Though most of the 63 alphabetical entries — like napkins, forks and even picnic baskets — are common enough, there’s also a more arcane jib door, Louis XIV chair and flokati rug. Florence Fabricant, New York Times, "A Compendium of Everyday Objects," 16 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of flokati rug

1967, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flokati rug

Modern Greek phlokatē

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“Flokati rug.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flokati%20rug. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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