velveteen definition by Webster's New World
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- a cotton cloth with a short, thick pile, resembling velvet
- clothes, esp. trousers, made of velveteen
Origin: ; from velvet
velveteen definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A cotton pile fabric resembling velvet.
Origin: From velvet.