Gambroon

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gambroon A kind of twilled linen cloth for lining.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gambroon A twilled cloth: of worsted and cotton. used for summer trousers; of linen, made for linings.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Gambroon gam-brōōn′ a twilled cloth of worsted and cotton, or linen.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Prob. Gambroon in Persia.

Usage

In literature:

The fourth and last factory under a director, is that of Gambroon or Bendar-abassi on the coast of Persia.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 11" by Robert Kerr
Gambroon, in the Gulf of Persia, will probably be the first rendezvous of the whole fleet.
"The Phantom Ship" by Frederick Marryat
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