brochePronunciation: (brōsh), [key]
(in weaving tapestries) a device on which the filling yarn is wound, used as a shuttle in passing through the shed of the loom to deposit the yarn.
bro•chéPronunciation: (brō-shā'; Fr. brô-shā'), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -chésPronunciation: (-shāz'; Fr. -shā'). [key]
woven with a pattern; brocaded.
a pinstripe woven in the warp direction of fabric used in the manufacture of clothing.
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