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duvetyn

[doo-vi-teen, dyoo-] /ˈdu vɪˌtin, ˈdyu-/
noun
1.
a napped fabric, in a twilled or plain weave, of cotton, wool, silk, or rayon.
Also, duvetine, duvetyne.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < French duvetine, equivalent to duvet down (see duvet) + -ine -ine2
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duvetyn

/ˈdjuːvəˌtiːn/
noun
1.
a soft napped velvety fabric of cotton, silk, wool, or rayon
Word Origin
C20: from French duvetine, from duvet down + -ine1
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