Ticklenburg \Tick"len*burg\, n. A coarse, mixed linen fabric made to be sold in the West Indies. [1913 Webster]

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  • ticklenburg — ˈtiklənˌbərg noun ( s) Etymology: from Ticklenburg (Tecklenburg), locality in northwestern Germany where it was originally manufactured : a coarse linen fabric …   Useful english dictionary

  • ticklenburg — tick·len·burg …   English syllables

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