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- n. A thin silk fabric used for linings etc. in ladies' dresses.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A thin silk fabric used for linings, etc., in ladies' dresses.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In mineralogy, an altered form of rhodonite, or silicate of manganese, in which the manganese protoxid has been converted into sesquioxid.
- n. A thin silk fabric used for linings, etc., in women's costume.
French, from Latin marcidus withered, from marcere to wither, shrivel. (Wiktionary)