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Cluny lace

noun
1.
ivory-white bobbin lace made of strong linen or cotton thread.
2.
a machine lace, usually of cotton, copied from it.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; named after Cluny, France
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Cluny lace

noun
1.
a strong heavy silk and cotton bobbin lace made at Cluny or elsewhere
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