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  • n. A protein found in nacre

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lace made of silk or other thread. It also seems to have meant ‘fine linen or cambric’

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  • "Lace made of silk or other thread. It also seems to have meant ‘fine linen or cambric’"

    --Century Dictionary

    January 5, 2011