from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A thin gauze-like fabric for women's dresses, usually made of silk and worsted, but, in the inferior sorts, with cotton in place of silk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A gauzelike fabric for ladies' dresses, veils, etc. of worsted, silk and worsted, or cotton and worsted.


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