A kind of coarse woolen cloth formerly used for making clothes.
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- Traditionally the wool was used to make a length of cloth called a ‘Penistone’.
- Penistone had acquired a name for a special kind of wool product called a ‘Penistone’.
mid 16th century: from the name of a town in South Yorkshire, England, where the cloth was made.
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