osnaburg

noun os·na·burg \ˈäznəˌbərg\

Definition of osnaburg

plural

-s

  1. :  a rough coarse durable cotton fabric in plain weave made originally of flax and used in the gray for bagging and industrial purposes and in various finishes usually for upholstery, sportswear, and curtains

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Origin and Etymology of osnaburg

irregular from Osnabrück, Germany


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