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- n. A smooth worsted yarn or cord, used in the manufacture of braid, fringe, etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A worsted yarn or cord of peculiar smoothness, used in the manufacture of braid, fringe, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A worsted yarn which, because of its smoothness, can be conveniently combined with silk, and is thus well adapted for braids, fringes, etc.
From Genappe, in Belgium. (Wiktionary)