Definition of crown rash in English:

crown rash

noun

historical
  • A smooth fabric woven from wool or from worsted and silk, originally from central Europe.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in The London Gazette. From crown + rash, after German Kronrasch, probably so called on account of its quality.

Pronunciation

crown rash

/ˈkraʊn raʃ/