WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
sail•cloth /ˈseɪlˌklɔθ, -ˌklɑθ/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. Textilesa fabric, as of Dacron, for boat sails or tents.
  2. Textilesa lightweight canvas used esp. for clothing and curtains.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
sail•cloth  (sālklôth′, -kloth′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Textilesany of various fabrics, as of cotton, nylon, or Dacron, for boat sails or tents.
  2. Textilesa lightweight canvas or canvaslike fabric used esp. for clothing and curtains.
  • 1175–1225; Middle English saylclath; see sail, cloth


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

sailcloth /ˈseɪlˌklɒθ/ n
  1. any of various fabrics from which sails are made
  2. a lighter cloth used for clothing, etc



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