Definition of Baize

Also known as Bayeta.

A thick, bright green or red cloth that looks like felt. Used to cover snooker tables, as pads under objects to prevent scratching. Also used to make traditional clothing of some South American peoples.

Derivation of Baize: Possibly from the town of Baza in Spain, or the french word baies a red/brown colour.

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