beaver cloth

海狸呢

English-Chinese lightIndusrty dictionary (英汉轻工业大词典). 2013.

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  • beaver cloth — noun see beaver I, 4 * * * beaver1 (def. 8) …   Useful english dictionary

  • beaver cloth — beaver1 (def. 8). * * * …   Universalium

  • Beaver — Bea ver, n. [OE. bever, AS. beofer, befer; akin to D. bever, OHG. bibar, G. biber, Sw. b[ a]fver, Dan. b[ae]ver, Lith. bebru, Russ. bobr , Gael. beabhar, Corn. befer, L. fiber, and Skr. babhrus large ichneumon; also as an adj., brown, the animal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beaver rat — Beaver Bea ver, n. [OE. bever, AS. beofer, befer; akin to D. bever, OHG. bibar, G. biber, Sw. b[ a]fver, Dan. b[ae]ver, Lith. bebru, Russ. bobr , Gael. beabhar, Corn. befer, L. fiber, and Skr. babhrus large ichneumon; also as an adj., brown, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beaver skin — Beaver Bea ver, n. [OE. bever, AS. beofer, befer; akin to D. bever, OHG. bibar, G. biber, Sw. b[ a]fver, Dan. b[ae]ver, Lith. bebru, Russ. bobr , Gael. beabhar, Corn. befer, L. fiber, and Skr. babhrus large ichneumon; also as an adj., brown, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beaver — beaver1 noun (plural same or beavers) 1》 a large semiaquatic broad tailed rodent, noted for its habit of gnawing through trees to fell them in order to make lodges and dams. [Castor canadensis (N. America) and C. fiber (Eurasia).]     ↘the soft… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Beaver — 1. n. & v. n. (pl. same or beavers) 1 a any large amphibious broad tailed rodent of the genus Castor, native to N. America, Europe, and Asia, and able to cut down trees and build dams. b its soft light brown fur. c a hat of this. 2 (in full… …   Useful english dictionary

  • beaver — 1. n. & v. n. (pl. same or beavers) 1 a any large amphibious broad tailed rodent of the genus Castor, native to N. America, Europe, and Asia, and able to cut down trees and build dams. b its soft light brown fur. c a hat of this. 2 (in full… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Beaver (Castor) — An overcoating cloth with one face sheared, heavily milled and nap raised finish. It has a soft handle, and made of fine grade wool as an imitation of beaver s fur. Now used for making hats, uniforms, etc. Two warps and two wefts are used of good …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • beaver — beaver1 [bē′vər] n. [ME bever < OE beofor: for IE base see BEAR2 ] 1. a) pl. beavers or beaver any of a family (Castoridae) of large rodents with soft, brown fur, chisel like teeth, webbed hind feet, and a flat, broad tail: they often gnaw… …   English World dictionary

  • beaver — beaver1 beaverlike, beaverish, adj. /bee veuhr/, n., pl. beavers, (esp. collectively) beaver for 1; v. n. 1. a large, amphibious rodent of the genus Castor, having sharp incisors, webbed hind feet, and a flattened tail, noted for its ability to… …   Universalium

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