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corduroy

cor·du·roy

corduroy

pronunciation:
kor d roI
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a fabric, usu. cotton, with cords or cut pile woven in to form lengthwise ribs.
definition 2: (pl.) trousers made of corduroy.
definition 3: a road, bridge, or the like constructed by laying logs crosswise to its path.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: pertaining to, made of, or similar to corduroy fabric.
definition 2: of a road, bridge, or the like, constructed of logs laid crosswise to its path.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: corduroyed, corduroying, corduroys
definition: to construct (a road, bridge, or the like) by laying down logs crosswise.
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