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 Cam’elot (Somersetshire),Cam’eo. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Camelote (2 syl.).
 
Fustian, rubbish, trash. The cloth so called ought to be made of goats’ hair, but is a mixture of wool and silk, wool and hair, or wool, silk, and hair, etc. (French, camclot; Arabic, camlat.) (See page 206, CAMLET.)   1
 


 Cam’elot (Somersetshire),Cam’eo. 

 
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