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DENIM (an abbreviation of serge de Ni...

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Originally appearing in Volume V08, Page 21 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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DENIM (an abbreviation of serge de Nimes), the name origin-ally given to a kind of serge. It is now applied to a stout twilled cloth made in various colours, usually of cotton, and used for overalls, &c.
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