Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A kind of linen cloth manufactured in Normandy: so called because the thread is half blanched before it is woven.

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

  • noun A kind of linen cloth made in Normandy, the thread of which is partly blanches before it is woven.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A kind of linen cloth made in Normandy, the thread of which is partly blanched before it is woven.

Etymologies

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French, from blanc white.

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