Chekmak
Chekmak Chek"mak (ch[e^]k"m[a^]k), n. A turkish fabric of silk and cotton, with gold thread interwoven. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • List of English words of Turkic origin — This is a list of words that have entered into the English language from the Turkic languages. Many of them came via traders and soldiers from and in the Ottoman Empire. There are some Turkic words as well, most of them entered English via the… …   Wikipedia

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