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coutil

[koo-teel, -til] /kuˈtil, -ˈtɪl/
noun
1.
a sturdy fabric constructed of a compactly woven herringbone twill.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < French, Old French, equivalent to coute quilt + -il noun suffix
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  • The material is strong coutil, with double boning and extra heavy clasp.

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