1. A cloth made of worsted and cotton, -- used for wearing apparel.
2. A variety of the plum. See under Plum. [Eng.]
n 1: a city on the Loire river in north central France; site of
the siege of Orleans by the English (1428-1429)
2: a long siege by the English was relieved by Joan of Arc in
1429 [syn: siege of Orleans]