maline

malines

[muh-leen; French ma-leen]
noun
1.
Also, maline. a delicate net resembling tulle, originally made by hand in the town of Mechlin, Belgium.

Origin:
1840–50; after Malines

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malines (məˈliːn)
 
n
1.  a type of silk net used in dressmaking
2.  another name for Mechlin lace
 
[C19: from French Malines (Mechelen), where this lace was traditionally made]

Malines (malin)
 
n
the French name for Mechelen

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