antimacassar

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Antimacassar \An'ti*ma*cas"sar\ ([a^]n't[i^]*m[.a]*k[a^]s"s[~e]r), noun A cover for the back or arms of a chair or sofa, etc., to prevent them from wear or from being soiled by macassar or other oil from the hair.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

antimacassar

noun

1: a piece of ornamented cloth that protects the back of a chair from hair oils


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