haircloth definition by Webster's New World
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cloth woven from horsehair, camel's hair, etc., used mainly for covering furniture
haircloth definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A wiry fabric woven especially from horsehair or camel's hair, used for upholstering and for stiffening garments.