from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun a trademark for a loosely woven cotton fabric that is used to make shirts and underwear.
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- noun a trademark for a loosely woven cotton fabric that is used to make shirts and underwear
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They have been kitted out for work with awful fawn aertex shirts, grey slacks and green pullovers but they wear silk stockings and lipstick when off duty, and have rapidly acquired a reputation for being ‘fast’, which has all the young men buzzing round like wasps at a honey pot.