Axminster carpet

a machine-made carpet having a cut pile and an intricate design of many colors.

1810–20; named after town in SW England where manufactured Unabridged
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Axminster carpet (ˈæksˌmɪnstə)
Often shortened to: Axminster a type of patterned carpet with a cut pile
[after Axminster, in Devon, where such carpets are made]

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