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charmeuse

[shahr-mooz, -moos; French shar-mœz] /ʃɑrˈmuz, -ˈmus; French ʃarˈmœz/
noun
1.
a soft, lightweight, drapable fabric of silk or synthetic fibers, having a semilustrous satin face and a dull back.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; formerly trademark
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Charmeuse

/ʃɑːˈmuːz; French ʃarmøz/
noun
1.
trademark a lightweight fabric with a satin-like finish
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