Origin of mohair
Examples from the Web for mohair
No one really wanted to be seen again in mohair and ripped stockings.
Even the smaller merchants in the country recognize a difference in the mohair grown within a few miles of their town.
The cost of baling the mohair is a little less than the cost of sacking.
The kemp in Asia Minor is sometimes a different color from the mohair.
Thus one grades the mohair to some extent on the farm, and he has a better idea of what the clip should bring.
The color of mohair varies in different localities and on different individuals.
British Dictionary definitions for mohair
- a fabric made from the yarn of this hair and cotton or wool
- (as modifier)a mohair suit