Definitions

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  • n. A kind of linen cloth made in Egypt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of linen cloth made in Egypt, and so named from its resemblance to cambric.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name given to batiste and cambric of fine quality.

Etymologies

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Related to cambric, which it resembles.

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