barathea

[ bar-uh-thee-uh ]

noun
  1. a closely woven fabric of silk, rayon, cotton, or wool, having a pebbled surface.

Origin of barathea

1
First recorded in 1860–65; origin obscure

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British Dictionary definitions for barathea

barathea

/ (ˌbærəˈθɪə) /


noun
  1. a fabric made of silk and wool or cotton and rayon, used esp for coats

Origin of barathea

1
C19: of unknown origin

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