kilim

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noun ki·lim \kē-ˈlēm\
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Definition of kilim

  1. :  a pileless handwoven reversible rug or covering made in Turkey, Kurdistan, the Caucasus, Iran, and western Turkestan

Origin and Etymology of kilim

Turkish, from Persian kilīm


First Known Use: 1881


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