overplaid

noun
over·plaid | \ˈō-vər-ˌplad \

Definition of overplaid 

: a textile design consisting of a plaid pattern superimposed on another plaid or on a textured ground also : a fabric with such a design

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overplaided \ˈō-vər-ˌpla-dəd \ adjective

First Known Use of overplaid

1923, in the meaning defined above

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