[gyawr-duh s, gawr-]


a Turkish rug characterized by an uneven pile produced by the Ghiordes knot.

Origin of Ghiordes

First recorded in 1895–1900; variant spelling of Gördes, town in Turkey Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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