Definitions for kilimkiˈlim, ˈkɪl ɪm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ki•limkiˈlim, ˈkɪl ɪm(n.)

  1. a pileless, tapestry-woven rug or other covering made in various parts of the Middle East, E Europe, and Turkestan.

    Category: Textiles

Origin of kilim:

1880–85; < Turkish < Pers gilīm coarse-woven blanket


  1. kilim(Noun)

    A flat tapestry-woven carpet or rug.


  1. Kilim

    Kilims are flat tapestry-woven carpets or rugs produced from the Balkans to Pakistan. Kilims can be purely decorative or can function as prayer rugs. Recently-made kilims are popular floor-coverings in Western households.

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a mat for the floor; a small carpet.

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