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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

Etymologies

French, from blanc white. (Wiktionary)

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