kilim

[kee-leem, kil-im]
noun
a pileless, tapestry-woven rug or other covering made in various parts of the Middle East, eastern Europe, and Turkestan.

Origin:
1880–85; < Turkish < Persian gilīm coarse-woven blanket

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kilim (kɪˈlim, ˈkiːlɪm)
 
n
a pileless woven rug of intricate design made in the Middle East
 
[C19: from Turkish, from Persian kilīm]

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And if you look closely, you can even see the paint chipped off the moldings, the worn places in the kilim rugs.
The hardwood floors and beamed ceilings are complemented by seating areas cozied with oriental carpets and kilim throw pillows.
Most rooms have interesting modern lamps, and many have kilim rugs.
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