Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Madras Shirt

Madras Shirt

Definition: loosely woven, fine cotton fabric. Vegetable dyed in plaids,striples and checks.Tends to fade when washed.

Etymology: From the city of Madras,India.

Sentence: John saw many madras shirts on sale when he was touring in India .
Nigel Woon (37)
Class 1-1

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