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- n. A kind of fine Persian silk.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A very fine sort of Persian silk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name under which the finest Persian silk for weaving is imported into France. It is popularly called ablaque. Larousse.
From ardass + -ine. (Wiktionary)