petersham

noun pe·ter·sham \ ˈpētə(r)ˌsham , -shəm \

Definition of petersham

plural -s
1 a :a rough nubby woolen cloth used chiefly for men's coats
b :a coat made of such material
2 :a heavy corded ribbon used for belts and hatbands

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Origin and Etymology of petersham

after Charles Stanhope, Lord Petersham †1851 English colonel


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