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par·a·mat·ta

or par·ra·mat·ta  (păr′ə-măt′ə)
n.
A fine, lightweight silk and wool or cotton and wool dress fabric.

[After Parramatta.]

paramatta

(ˌpærəˈmætə) or

parramatta

n
(Textiles) a lightweight twill-weave fabric of wool formerly with silk or cotton, used for dresses, etc, now used esp for rubber-proofed garments
[C19: named after Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia, where it was originally produced]
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The first stage took us to Paramatta, a small country town, next to Sydney in importance.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Apr 2 (ANI): The third edition of India-Australia Naval exercise is scheduled to commence with the arrival of HMAS Canberra Landing Helicopter Dock, frigates HMAS New Castle and HMAS Paramatta, HMAS Collins, a conventional submarine and HMAS Success (OR 304), a Durance-class multi-product replenishment oiler at Visakhapatnam on Tuesday.
The 28-year-old former Paramatta and Melbourne three-quarter has been a regular for Saints over the last two seasons, scoring 24 tries in 49 appearances, but conceded the No 3 shirt to new signing Kevin Naiqama when they announced their 2019 squad numbers yesterday.
The 30-year-old international has played more than 100 NRL games and will leave Paramatta Eels at the end of this campaign to join up with the Giants.
(2) Tropfest has garnered a significant audience (called 'Troppers'), attracting an audience of 100,000 in 2016 at Centennial Park in Sydney (Kozaki 2016) and between 35,000 and 40,000 at Paramatta Park in Sydney's Western Suburbs in 2017.
Inu has a good pedigree, having previously played for New Zealand Warriors, Paramatta Eels and Canterbury Bulldogs in the NRL.
There are maps in nine sections: East, South, Inner West and West, Paramatta, North, North West, Outer West, Hawkesbury, South West.
Bush Tracks Symposium presented at Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) International Conference, Paramatta, NSW November 2005.
Bankwest extended the trading times to 6:00pm at its Paramatta (NSW), Fountain Gate (Victoria) and Northlakes (Queensland) branches in response to the outages.
In addition, Chris Sandow, Warrington's new signing from Paramatta, is unavailable.
When the Russians headed south more than a week ago, Australia sent the Royal Australian Navy frigates HMAS Paramatta and HMAS Stuart and RAAF's P3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft to watch their movements.