- a soft wool fabric with a colorful swirled pattern of curved shapes
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a soft wool fabric with a colorful swirled pattern of curved shapes
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large burgh (town) and an industrial centre, Renfrewshire council area and historic county, west-central Scotland, 7 miles (11 km) west of Glasgow. ... [1 related articles]
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textile pattern characterized by colourful, curved abstract figures; it is named for the shawls manufactured at the town of Paisley, Scot. When, ...
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Paisley is a Celtic girl name. The meaning of the name is `Fashion Tear-Drop Print` Paisley appears In 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 610.. 2007 was a `top year` for the name Paisley. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #610. The last time Paisley appeared among the most common names was In 2006. Our records go back
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[UK Parliament constituency]
Paisley was a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1832 until 1983, when it was divided into Paisley North and Paisley South. These were in turn amalgamated into Paisley and Renfrewshire South and Paisley and Renfrewshire North in 2005. == Bo
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Paisley is the largest town in the historic county of Renfrewshire in the west central Lowlands of Scotland and serves as the administrative centre for the Renfrewshire council area. The town is situated on the northern edge of the Gleniffer Braes, straddling the banks of the White Cart Water, a tributary of the River Clyde. The town, a former bur
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Paisley is a town in Renfrewshire, Scotland. It may also refer to: ==Fashion and design== ==Places== ==Politics== ==People== ==Music== ==Animals== ...
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Paisley or Paisley pattern is a droplet-shaped vegetable motif of Persian and Indian origin. The pattern is sometimes called "Persian pickles" by American traditionalists, especially quiltmakers,The Persian Pickle Club, Sandra Dallas. St. Martin`s Press, (1995). ISBN 0-312-13586-6[/ref] or "Welsh pears" in Welsh textiles as far bac
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a traditional decorative pattern featuring an Indian cone or pine.
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Paisley (pāz'lē) , town (1991 pop. 84,330), Renfrewshire, W Scotland, on the White Cart Water, a stream. It has a thriving textile industry and is an extremely large producer of thread. Other manufactures are boilers, chemicals, and soap; food is processed. Patterned Paisley shawls w...
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[Scottish Parliament constituency]
Paisley is a new constituency of the Scottish Parliament. It will elect one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the first past the post method of election. It is also one of nine constituencies in the West of Scotland electoral region, which elects seven additional members, in addition to nine const
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A tear-drop shaped, fancy printed pattern, used in dresses, blouses, and men's ties.
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A swirled design named for the town of Paisley, Scotland, which was one of the major producers of the fabric in the early to mid-19th century. Often found on quilts, curtains and summery clothing.
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A design containing a curved teardrop shape.
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A distinctive tear-drop pattern or feather shape based on a pine-cone design. Originally manufactured in Scotland and can be used in dresses, blouses, and men's ties.
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A tear drop shaped, fancy printed pattern. Paisley motifs have been described as a pine cone, mango, pear and teardrop.
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An oriental pattern motif which is shaped like a teardrop, rounded at one end with a curving point at the other. Generally the inside of the teardrop shape contains many abstract designs, many of Indian or oriental origin. Traditionally used on cashmere shawls imported to Europe from India, it was an important decorative motif in imitation cashmere
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Intricate, multi-color curled teardrop motif typically printed on fine lightweight wool (or other fiber) challis fabric. Originated in Paisley, Scotland.
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A swirled pattern characterized by a teardrop shape. Popularized in Paisley, Scotland, during the 1800s, this design was originally an adaptation of a spade pattern found on Indian shawls. Today, paisley decorates everything from sheetings to fine dresses and always makes a statement of rich elegance.
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soft wool fabric with ornamental pattern
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