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marcella

[mahr-sel-uh] /mɑrˈsɛl ə/
noun
1.
a cotton or linen fabric constructed in pique weave, used in the manufacture of vests, mats, etc.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; alteration of Marseilles

Marcella

[mahr-sel-uh] /mɑrˈsɛl ə/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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Marcella

fem. proper name, Latin, fem. of Marcellus.

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