Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A rough, knotted woollen cloth, used chiefly for men's overcoats.
  • n. A coat made of that material.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A rough, knotted woolen cloth, used chiefly for men's overcoats; also, a coat of that material.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of greatcoat formerly fashionable.
  • n. The heavy rough-napped woolen cloth of which such greatcoats were made.

Etymologies

Named after Lord Petersham. (Wiktionary)

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