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Wil·ton

 (wĭl′tən)
n.
A carpet woven on a jacquard loom and having a velvety surface formed by the cut loops of a pile.

[After Wilton, a municipal borough of south-central England.]
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Wilton

(ˈwɪltən)
n
(Textiles) a kind of carpet with a close velvet pile of cut loops
[C18: named after Wilton, Wiltshire, noted for carpet manufacture]
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Wil•ton

(ˈwɪl tn)

n.
a carpet woven like Brussels carpet, on a Jacquard loom, but having the loops cut to form a velvet pile. Also called Wil′ton car′pet, Wil′ton rug′.
[after Wilton, town in Wiltshire, England]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Wilton - a carpet woven on a Jacquard loom with loops like a Brussels carpet but having the loops cut to form a close velvety pile
carpet, carpeting, rug - floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
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