Definitions

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  • adj. Veined or clouded like imitation jasper.
  • adj. Streaked, variegated.
  • n. A shaded, plain-weave cloth type, embroidered or similarly printed

Etymologies

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From French jaspé, the past participle of jasper ("to colour motley, so as to imitate jasper"), from jaspe ("jasper"), from Latin iaspis, from Ancient Greek

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