Definitions

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  • n. A cloth with cotton warp and a weft of silk or fine wool.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A cloth with a cotton warp, and a woof of very fine wool, or wool and silk.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cloth made of a cotton warp and a woof of very fine wool, or wool and silk, used for waistcoats. Also called kerseynette. E. H. Knight.

Etymologies

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Compare Spanish casinete, German Cassinet.

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