Kidderminster

[ kid-er-min-ster ]
/ ˈkɪd ərˌmɪn stər /

noun

an ingrain carpet 36 inches (91 cm) wide.

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Origin of Kidderminster

First recorded in 1660–70; named after the town in Worcestershire, England, where it was first made
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British Dictionary definitions for kidderminster

Kidderminster
/ (ˈkɪdəˌmɪnstə) /

noun

a town in W central England, in N Worcestershire on the River Stour: carpet industry. Pop: 55 610 (2001)
a type of ingrain reversible carpet originally made at Kidderminster
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