palampoor
Palempore Pal`em*pore" (p[a^]l`[e^]m*p[=o]r"), n. A superior kind of dimity made in India, -- used for bed coverings. [Written also {palampore}, {palampoor}, etc.] --De Colange. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • palampoor — pal·am·poor …   English syllables

  • palampoor — noun see palampore …   Useful english dictionary

  • palampore — Palempore Pal em*pore (p[a^]l [e^]m*p[=o]r ), n. A superior kind of dimity made in India, used for bed coverings. [Written also {palampore}, {palampoor}, etc.] De Colange. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palempore — Pal em*pore (p[a^]l [e^]m*p[=o]r ), n. A superior kind of dimity made in India, used for bed coverings. [Written also {palampore}, {palampoor}, etc.] De Colange. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • palampore — /pal euhm pawr , pohr /, n. a cotton print woven in India and used for clothing, canopies, etc. Also, palampoor /pal euhm poor /. [1690 1700; prob. after Palanpur, city in Rajputana, India] * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”