from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the manufactures' name for a heavy cotton fabric, twilled, and with a long plush nap. In England it is called swan's-down cotton, or Canton flannel.
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- n. a stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side
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