Definition of momie cloth
: a pebble-surfaced crepe with a cotton, rayon, or silk warp and a wool filling that is used for dresses, curtains, and upholstery
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Origin and Etymology of momie cloth
probably alteration (influenced by French momie mummy) of mummy cloth
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