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cordonnet

[kawr-dn-et, -dn-ey] /ˌkɔr dnˈɛt, -dnˈeɪ/
noun
1.
a thread, cord, or yarn used to outline a lace motif, form fringes, edge decorative braid, etc.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < French; see cordon, -et
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