- A kind of coarse, heavy linen or cotton used for such items as furnishings and sacks.More example sentences
- The four women in the canoe had bright handkerchiefs over their hair, they wore bits of faded blue osnaburg.
late Middle English: alteration of Osnabrück, where the cloth was originally produced.
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