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NOUN (2)

1. a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton;
[syn: cord, corduroy]

2. a road made of logs laid crosswise;


VERB (1)

1. build (a road) from logs laid side by side;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Corduroy \Cor"du*roy`\ (k[^o]r"d[-u]*roi` or k[^o]r`d[-u]*roi"), n. [Prob. for F. corde du roi king's cord.] 1. A sort of cotton velveteen, having the surface raised in ridges. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. Trousers or breeches of corduroy. [1913 Webster] Corduroy road, a roadway formed of logs laid side by side across it, as in marshy places; -- so called from its rough or ribbed surface, resembling corduroy. [U.S.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Corduroy \Cor"du*roy`\, v. t. To form of logs laid side by side. "Roads were corduroyed." --Gen. W. T. Sherman. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

corduroy n 1: a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton [syn: cord, corduroy] 2: a road made of logs laid crosswise v 1: build (a road) from logs laid side by side
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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