- a cotton, woolen, or worsted cloth of twill weave, the warp being of ply yarns one of which may be white.
Origin of covert cloth
First recorded in 1890–95
Also called covert.
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- a twill-weave cotton or worsted suiting fabricSometimes shortened to: covert
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