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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A stuff, half silk and half cotton, woven in central Asia, having a gloss, and usually striped.

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  • It consists of 34 looks and features traditional Uzbek fabrics: adras, bekasam, atlas, han atlas, silk, and shoyi.

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  • adras Stock Exchange (MSE), the fist Stock Exchange in the southern part of the country was established in 1937.

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