1. the hair of the camel, used esp. for cloth, painters' brushes, and Oriental rugs.
2. a soft cloth made of this hair, or of a substitute, usually yellowish tan to yellowish brown in color. Also,camelhair.
Pronunciation: (kam'ulz-hâr"), [key]
made of camel's hair.
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