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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pedigree clause \Ped"i*gree clause\ A clause sometimes inserted in contracts or specifications, requiring that a material of construction, as cement, must be of a brand that has stood the test of a specified number of years' use in an important public work. [Cant, U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]