from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A coarse green woolen fabric similar to tweed.
- noun The color of this fabric.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- A cloth colored green by dye obtained from the woad-waxen, formerly used by Flemish weavers at Kendal, in Westmoreland, England.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A coarse
- noun A light greyish
greencolour, like that of the cloth.
- adjective Of a light greyish
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[After Kendal, a municipal borough of northwest England.]
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