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

  • n. A cotton, silk, or rayon fabric with a raised woven pattern and a puckered or quilted look.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name in France of a disease of the leaves of the peach.

Etymologies

French cloqué, past participle of cloquer, to become blistered, from cloque, blister, from Medieval Latin clocca, bell; see clock1.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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