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ratteen

[ra-teen] /ræˈtin/
noun, Obsolete
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for ratteen

ratine

/ræˈtiːn/
noun
1.
a coarse loosely woven cloth
Word Origin
C17: from French, from ratine, of obscure origin

ratteen

/ræˈtiːn/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of ratine
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