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stammel

noun
  1. a coarse woollen cloth in former use for undergarments, etc, and usually dyed red
  2. the bright red colour of this cloth
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Word Origin

C16: from Old French estamin, from Latin stāmineus made of threads, from stāmen a thread; see stamen
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