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- n. a faux satin usually made of synthetic fiber or cotton.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of a breed of fancy frilled pigeons allied to the owls and turbits, having the body white, the shoulders tricolored, and the tail bluish black with a large white spot on each feather.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A breed of small, short-billed, domesticated pigeons related to the ‘owls.’
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a fabric with a finish resembling satin but made partly or wholly from cotton or synthetic fiber
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Later on, when performing, they would be entitled to a celluloid collar, satinette knickers and pumps.
She couldnt come back then; no one would have spoken to her; and how very well that maize-colored satinette becomes her complexion!
Various materials enter into its composition: white silk, red silk, brown silk; moreover, these materials are worked into dissimilar products: stout cloth, soft eiderdown, dainty satinette, porous felt.
She couldn't come back then; no one would have spoken to her; and how very well that maize-colored satinette becomes her complexion!