Meaning of pongee


Pronunciation: (pon-jē', pon'jē), [key]
— n.
  1. silk of a slightly uneven weave made from filaments of wild silk woven in natural tan color.
  2. a cotton or rayon fabric imitating it. Cf.(def. 2),(def. 1).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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