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satinet

or satinette

[sat-n-et] /ˌsæt nˈɛt/
noun
1.
a satin-weave fabric made with cotton warp and wool filling, fulled and finished to resemble wool.
2.
a thin, light satin.
Origin of satinet
1695-1705
1695-1705; < French; see satin, -et
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  • And you shall have a black satin dress for Sundays—a real satin, not a satinet or any of the shams.

    Shirley Charlotte Bront
  • At the age of nineteen, with a freedom suit of satinet, and barely money enough to bring him home, he returned to Cleveland.

  • They were not less astonished when she wanted to learn the work of the weavers in her brothers' satinet mills.

    Heroines of Service Mary Rosetta Parkman
British Dictionary definitions for satinet

satinet

/ˌsætɪˈnɛt/
noun
1.
a thin or imitation satin
Word Origin
C18: from French: small satin
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