Definition of needlecord in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈnēdlˌkôrd/


British term for pinwale.
Example sentences
  • The Boden catalogue ( has some loud party shirts or more modest floral needlecord and chambray versions for a beatnik 1960s look.
  • The 6000 series with nylon fibre inserts and the 2000 range has needlecord polypropylene inserts.
  • One is made from brown needlecord, with wool felt ears and some chenille yarn for whiskers and a tail.

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Syllabification: nee·dle·cord

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