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What are "Caddis" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 28-May-2024 (1 month, 19 days ago)
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Caddis
Worsted yarn specifically a worsted ribbon or binding formerly used for garters and girdles.
Caddis
Woolen yarn or fabric made of it in tape form for binding.

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