from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A soft fabric of silk and cotton, silk and wool, or all wool.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a soft fabric, made from various combinations of wool, silk and cotton, with a lightly ribbed surface
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A soft fabric with a kind of basket weave and a diapered pattern.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)