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tabaret

[tab-uh-rit] /ˈtæb ə rɪt/
noun
1.
a durable silk or acetate fabric having alternating stripes of satin and moiré, for drapery and upholstery.
2.
tambour (def 3).
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; perhaps akin to tabby1
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tabaret

/ˈtæbərɪt/
noun
1.
a hard-wearing fabric of silk or similar cloth with stripes of satin or moire, used esp for upholstery
Word Origin
C19: perhaps from tabby1
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