cheviot


cheviot
coarse heavy plain or twilled wool or worsted

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • cheviot — ● cheviot nom masculin (de Cheviot, nom propre) Race de moutons anglais, donnant une laine abondante et fine. ● cheviot nom masculin ou cheviotte nom féminin (de cheviot 1) Laine de mouton cheviot ; étoffe légère, souple et douce au toucher,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Cheviot — bezeichnet folgende Orte einen Ort in Neuseeland, siehe Cheviot (Neuseeland) einen Ort in Victoria in Australien, siehe Cheviot (Victoria) in den Vereinigten Staaten: Cheviot (New York) Cheviot (Ohio) Cheviot (Washington) Cheviot bezeichnet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cheviot — may refer to: Places The Cheviot Hills, on the borders of England and Scotland The Cheviot, the highest summit in the Cheviot Hills The town of Cheviot, New Zealand The city of Cheviot, Ohio, USA The locality of Cheviot, Victoria, Australia… …   Wikipedia

  • Cheviot — (engl., spr. tschiwjöt), Stoff aus langhaarigen und gröbern Wollen (Croßbred), meist roh weiß gewebt und im Stücke gefärbt, dient zu Herren und Frauenkleidern, Kostümen etc. C. für Herrenanzüge erhält, um entsprechende Stärke zu erzielen,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cheviot — Cheviot, OH U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 9015 Housing Units (2000): 4338 Land area (2000): 1.162702 sq. miles (3.011384 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000556 sq. miles (0.001439 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.163258 sq. miles (3.012823 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Cheviot, OH — U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 9015 Housing Units (2000): 4338 Land area (2000): 1.162702 sq. miles (3.011384 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000556 sq. miles (0.001439 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.163258 sq. miles (3.012823 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Cheviot — A name generally applied to heavy woollen fabrics that have a rough and shaggy face. The yarns used have a fair proportion of mungo or shoddy and cotton. The term denotes a class of fabrics, and not any particular weave. The distinguishing… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • cheviot — o chevió (plural cheviots) sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Lana de cordero de Escocia y paño que se hace con esta lana: una americana de cheviot, un abrigo de cheviot …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Cheviot — Chev i*ot, n. 1. A valuable breed of mountain sheep in Scotland, which takes its name from the Cheviot hills. [1913 Webster] 2. A woolen fabric, for men s clothing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cheviot — (De Cheviot, orónimo escocés). 1. m. Lana del cordero de Escocia. 2. Paño que se hace con esta lana …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Cheviot — [chev′ē ət; ] also, and for 2 usually [, shev′ē ət] n. [after CHEVIOT HILLS] 1. any of a breed of sheep with short, dense wool 2. [usually c ] a) a rough wool fabric in a twill weave, formerly made from the wool of this sheep b) a cotton cloth… …   English World dictionary


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