Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
cloth woven from horsehair, camel's hair, etc., used mainly for covering furniture
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A wiry fabric woven especially from horsehair or camel's hair, used for upholstering and for stiffening garments.