denim(redirected from Hickory cloth)
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a. a hard-wearing twill-weave cotton fabric used for trousers, work clothes, etc.
b. (as modifier): a denim jacket
a. a similar lighter fabric used in upholstery
b. (as modifier): denim cushion covers
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
A sturdy twill-weave cotton fabric having a solid-colored warp and a white filling.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.