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Harris Tweed

n
(Textiles) trademark a loose-woven tweed made in the Outer Hebrides, esp Lewis and Harris
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Noun1.Harris Tweed - a loosely woven tweed made in the Outer Hebrides
tweed - thick woolen fabric used for clothing; originated in Scotland
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Harris Tweed

[ˌhærɪsˈtwiːd] Ntweed ® m producido en la isla de Harris
References in classic literature ?
Here and there a well-known actor passed, elaborately unconscious of the attention he excited: sometimes he wore patent leather boots, a coat with an astrakhan collar, and carried a silver-knobbed stick; and sometimes, looking as though he had come from a day's shooting, he strolled in knickerbockers, and ulster of Harris tweed, and a tweed hat on the back of his head.
Was dressed, when last seen, in black frock-coat faced with silk, black waistcoat, gold Albert chain, and grey Harris tweed trousers, with brown gaiters over elastic-sided boots.
I'm really enjoying finding different Harris Tweeds to match my range."