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canotier

[kan-uh-tyey] /ˌkæn əˈtyeɪ/
noun
1.
a fabric constructed in a twill weave, used in the manufacture of yachting clothes.
Origin
< French: boatman, equivalent to canot open boat (earlier canoe < Spanish canoa canoe, conformed to the French suffix -ot) + -ier -ier2
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