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hop·sack·ing(hŏp′săk′ĭng) also hop·sack (-săk′)
A loosely woven, coarse fabric of cotton or wool used in clothing.
[From its being used for bags by hop growers.]
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1. bagging made chiefly of hemp and jute.
2. Also, hop•sack (ˈhɒpˌsæk) a coarse fabric made of cotton, wool, or other fibers and similar to burlap, used in the manufacture of wearing apparel.
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|Noun||1.||hopsacking - a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing|
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