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loden (ˈləʊdən Pronunciation for loden



  1. a thick heavy waterproof woollen cloth with a short pile, used to make garments, esp coats
  2. a dark bluish-green colour, in which the cloth is often made

Word Origin

German, from Old High German lodo thick cloth, perhaps related to Old English lotha cloak

Example Sentences Including 'loden'

And in his loden green jacket there was indeed a gnomish quality about him.
Hinxman, Margaret The Sound of Murder


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