knitted cotton fabric

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  • Balbriggan — A cotton hosiery style named after the town of that name in Ireland, where it was first made. The name later on was given to knitted underwear of similar quality. Today it is applied to light weight flat underwear, made from yam dyed a drab shade …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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  • Balbriggan — Original name in latin Balbriggan Name in other language Baile Brigin, Baile Brign, Balbriggan State code IE Continent/City Europe/Dublin longitude 53.61278 latitude 6.18194 altitude 9999 Population 11293 Date 2012 01 18 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • balbriggan — noun Etymology: Balbriggan, town in Ireland Date: 1885 a knitted cotton fabric used especially for underwear or hosiery …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • balbriggan — /bal brig euhn/, n. a plain knit cotton fabric, used esp. in hosiery and underwear. [1855 60; after Balbriggan, town in Ireland, where first made] * * * …   Universalium

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