Definitions for shantungˈʃænˈtʌŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Pinyin, Geography (places)
Ref: Shandong .
(often l.c.) a plain-weave silk fabric made from yarns with irregular or uneven texture. a heavy pongee.
Ref: Compare tussah (def. 1). 1
a heavy silk fabric with a rough surface (or a cotton imitation)
A heavy fabric, with a rough surface, made from wild silk
A fabric of some other material having the same characteristics
Origin: From Shandong in China.
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