duvetyne

duvetyn

[doo-vi-teen, dyoo-]
noun
a napped fabric, in a twilled or plain weave, of cotton, wool, silk, or rayon.
Also, duvetine, duvetyne.


Origin:
1910–15; < French duvetine, equivalent to duvet down (see duvet) + -ine -ine2

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duvetyn, duvetine or duvetyne (ˈdjuːvəˌtiːn)
 
n
a soft napped velvety fabric of cotton, silk, wool, or rayon
 
[C20: from French duvetine, from duvet down + -ine1]
 
duvetine, duvetine or duvetyne
 
n
 
[C20: from French duvetine, from duvet down + -ine1]
 
duvetyne, duvetine or duvetyne
 
n
 
[C20: from French duvetine, from duvet down + -ine1]

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