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[lohd-n] /ˈloʊd n/

a thick, heavily fulled, waterproof fabric, used in coats and jackets for cold climates.
Also called loden green. the deep olive-green color of this fabric.
a thick heavy waterproof woollen cloth with a short pile, used to make garments, esp coats
a dark bluish-green colour, in which the cloth is often made

“coarse woolen cloth,” 1880, from German loden “thick woolen cloth.”


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