from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Kashmir.

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  • proper n. Archaic spelling of Kashmir.
  • proper n. A breed of goat raised for its hair, Capra hircus.


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  • They had one for a couple of months in Cashmere Wright, a small-school star from Savannah, Ga.

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  • We now come to the third group of forms -- the so-called Cashmere pattern, or

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  • Therefore they send it to a country the other side of the Himalaya mountains, called Cashmere; and there it is woven into the most beautiful shawls in all the world.

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  • _Hast-caunk-gaut_, on the top of which is a fine plain, after which is twelve coss through a goodly country to Cashmere, which is a strong city on the river Bebut, otherwise called the Ihylum, or Collumma.

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  • "Cashmere" is cold and impersonal, and its characters are hard to like.

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