Meaning of calamanco


Pronunciation: (kal"u-mang'kō), [key]
— pl. -cos
  1. a glossy woolen fabric checkered or brocaded in the warp so that the pattern shows on one side only, much used in the 18th century.
  2. a garment made from this fabric.
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