Bedford cord


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Bedford cord

n.
A heavy fabric with a lengthwise ribbed weave that resembles corduroy.

[After BedfordEngland.]
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Bedford cord

n
(Textiles) a heavy corded cloth, similar to corduroy
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Noun1.Bedford cord - a heavy corded fabric similar to corduroyBedford cord - a heavy corded fabric similar to corduroy; used for clothing
corduroy, cord - a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton
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