velure

noun
ve·​lure | \ ve-ˈlu̇r How to pronounce velure (audio) , vel-ˈyu̇r, ˈvel-yər \

Definition of velure

obsolete
: velvet also : a fabric resembling velvet

First Known Use of velure

1587, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for velure

borrowed from Middle French velour, velours "velvet, velour"

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“Velure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/velure. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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