grogram

[ grog-ruh m ]
/ ˈgrɒg rəm /
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noun

a coarse fabric of silk, of silk and mohair or wool, or of wool, formerly in use.

Origin of grogram

From the Middle French word gros grain, dating back to 1555–65. See grosgrain
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grogram

/ (ˈɡrɒɡrəm) /

noun

a coarse fabric of silk, wool, or silk mixed with wool or mohair, often stiffened with gum, formerly used for clothing

Word Origin for grogram

C16: from French gros grain coarse grain; see grosgrain
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