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camel's hair

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noun
the hair of the camel, used especially for cloth, painters' brushes, and Oriental rugs.
a soft cloth made of this hair, or of a substitute, usually yellowish tan to yellowish brown in color.
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Also camelhair.

Other definitions for camel's hair (2 of 2)

camel's-hair
[ kam-uhlz-hair ]
/ ˈkæm əlzˌhɛər /

adjective
made of camel's hair.
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camel's hair

noun
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