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greige

[grey, greyzh] /greɪ, greɪʒ/
noun
1.
Textiles. gray goods.
adjective
2.
unbleached and undyed:
greige linen.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; < French grège (of silk) raw < Italian greggio gray
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greige

/ɡreɪʒ/
adjective
1.
(of a fabric or material) not yet dyed
noun
2.
an unbleached or undyed cloth or yarn
Word Origin
C20: from French grège raw
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