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inkle

[ing-kuh l] /ˈɪŋ kəl/
noun
1.
a linen tape used for trimmings.
2.
the linen thread or yarn from which this tape is made.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for inkle

inkle

/ˈɪŋkəl/
noun
1.
a kind of linen tape used for trimmings
2.
the thread or yarn from which this tape is woven
Word Origin
C16: of unknown origin
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