camel's hair

the hair of the camel, used especially for cloth, painters' brushes, and Oriental rugs.
a soft cloth made of this hair, or of a substitute, usually yellowish tan to yellowish brown in color.
Also, camelhair. Unabridged


made of camel's hair. Unabridged
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camel's hair
See camel hair

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Example sentences
His clothes were of a coarse cloth made of camel's hair.
One wore an expensive gray suit and camel's hair topcoat.
Mites and small insects can be transferred with a camel's hair brush.
Some breeders first collect pollen, then use camel's hair brushes to apply it.
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