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noun as in wool

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And it was fur of every variety: brushed mohair, alpaca, ponyhair, and astrakhan.

A friend upholsters this chair every fifth year, and it is currently covered in red mohair velvet.

Her onscreen costume was a curiously intimate range of electric-blue mohair sweaters.

No one really wanted to be seen again in mohair and ripped stockings.

The Black Gnat—dubbed with black mohair, the wings of the lightest part of a starling.

Cow Dung Fly—dubbed with light brown and yellow camlet mixed, or dirty lemon coloured mohair with the hackle of a landrail.

With a rough mitten made out of either mohair, crash, or turkish towel, the entire body should now be rubbed until it is pink.

One day, a merchant came into the school, and saw a little girl at work on a mohair net.

Worsted and mohair yarns intended for the manufacture of braids are singed by gas, a process technically known as “Genapping.”


On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mohair, such as: cashmere, fleece, fur, hair, tweed, and yarn.

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