Definition of Calico. Meaning of Calico. Synonyms of Calico

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Definition of Calico

Calico
Calico Cal"i*co, a. Made of, or having the appearance of, calico; -- often applied to an animal, as a horse or cat, on whose body are large patches of a color strikingly different from its main color. [Colloq. U. S.]

Meaning of Calico from wikipedia

- Calico (/ˈkælɪkoʊ/; in British usage since 1505) is a plain-woven textile made from unbleached and often not fully processed cotton. It may contain unseparated...
- A calico cat is a domestic cat with a coat that is typically 25% to 75% white and has large orange and black patches (or sometimes cream and grey patches)...
- Tara Leigh Calico (born February 28, 1969) is an American woman who disappeared near her home in Belen, New Mexico, on September 20, 1988. She is widely...
- John Rackham (26 December 1682 – 18 November 1720), commonly known as Calico Jack, was an English pirate captain operating in the Bahamas and in Cuba during...
- coat coloring named for its similarity to tortoises**** material. Like calicos, tortoises**** cats are almost exclusively female. Male tortoises****...
- Calico is a ghost town and former mining town in San Bernardino County, California, United States. Located in the Calico Mountains of the Mojave Desert...
- Calico LLC is an American research and development biotech company founded on September 18, 2013 by Bill Maris and backed by Google with the goal of combating...
- blowback-operated semi-automatic rifle chambered in .22 LR, manufactured by Calico Light Weapons Systems in Hillsboro, Oregon, United States. It was originally...
- CALICO, The Computer ****isted Language Instruction Consortium, is a North American-based international scholarly organization, founded in 1983, dedicated...
- Calico is a plain-woven cotton textile. It may also refer to: Calico (American English), the same as chintz Calico (goldfish), goldfish that have a type...
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