calico Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"calico" in British English

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caliconoun [U]

uk   /ˈkæl.ɪ.kəʊ/  us   /-koʊ/
a ​heavyplaincloth made from ​cotton
(Definition of calico from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"calico" in American English

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caliconoun [U]

 us   /ˈkæl·ɪˌkoʊ/
a ​cottoncloth with a ​printedpattern
(Definition of calico from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (本色的)厚棉布, 白布…
in Chinese (Traditional) (本色的)厚棉布, 白布…
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