buffalo plaid

buffalo plaid

n.
A plaid with large squares of two different colors, especially red and black.

[Said to be named after the herd of buffalo owned by the plaid's designer in the 1850s.]

buf′falo plaid`


n.
a plaid with large blocks formed by the intersection of two different-color yarns, typically red and black.
[1945–50]
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The Buffalo Plaid Dog Scarf is warm without the added bulk of a sweater and has a slit to attach a leash to any collar.
The recalled products include Armor All 12V Heated Seat and Backrest Cushion (Black) - AA-MJ-HE102B, UPC - 812350153653; Armor All 2 in 1 Heated Gel/Memory Foam Cushion (Black) - AA-MJ-HE106B, UPC - 812350153660 and Armor All 12V Heated Blanket (Black/White Buffalo Plaid) - AA-MJ-HE100BW, UPC - 812350141131 and Armor All 2 in 1 Heated Gel/Memory Foam Cushion (Black) - AA-MJ-HE106B, UPC - 812350153653.
A large Santa dressed in buffalo plaid holding a banner with Niko's name and a large truck carrying a Christmas tree rests among trees and greenery on the sideboard.
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Clad in the red-and-black buffalo plaid that is the near uniform of the north-country sportsman, they carried 5-gallon pails of feed--corn, I presumed--and tipped them a bit every few feet along the roadway.
Around the same time, Woolrich introduced a wool shirt in an oversized plaid pattern that came to be known as a Buffalo Plaid and is still popular today.
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