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Origin of mohair
Words nearby mohair
Example sentences from the Web for mohair
And it was fur of every variety: brushed mohair, alpaca, ponyhair, and astrakhan.Battle of the Giant Furry Mittens: Wang v. Altuzarra|Isabel Wilkinson|February 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A friend upholsters this chair every fifth year, and it is currently covered in red mohair velvet.National Book Award Winner Louise Erdrich: How I Write|Noah Charney|December 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Her onscreen costume was a curiously intimate range of electric-blue mohair sweaters.
No one really wanted to be seen again in mohair and ripped stockings.
The Black Gnat—dubbed with black mohair, the wings of the lightest part of a starling.
Cow Dung Fly—dubbed with light brown and yellow camlet mixed, or dirty lemon coloured mohair with the hackle of a landrail.
With a rough mitten made out of either mohair, crash, or turkish towel, the entire body should now be rubbed until it is pink.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
One day, a merchant came into the school, and saw a little girl at work on a mohair net.The College, the Market, and the Court|Caroline H. Dall
Worsted and mohair yarns intended for the manufacture of braids are singed by gas, a process technically known as “Genapping.”
British Dictionary definitions for mohair
- a fabric made from the yarn of this hair and cotton or wool
- (as modifier)a mohair suit