kerseymere

noun
ker·​sey·​mere | \ ˈkər-zē-ˌmir How to pronounce kerseymere (audio) \

Definition of kerseymere

: a fine woolen fabric with a close nap made in fancy twill weaves

First Known Use of kerseymere

1793, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kerseymere

alteration of cassimere

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“Kerseymere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kerseymere. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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