from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cotton, silk, or rayon fabric with a raised woven pattern and a puckered or quilted look.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name in France of a disease of the leaves of the peach.
French cloqué, past participle of cloquer, to become blistered, from cloque, blister, from Medieval Latin clocca, bell; see clock1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)