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satinet

[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.
Also, satinette.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; < French; see satin, -et
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British Dictionary definitions for satinette

satinet

/ˌsætɪˈnɛt/
noun
1.
a thin or imitation satin
Word Origin
C18: from French: small satin
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Word Origin and History for satinette
n.

also satinet, 1703, from French satinet, diminutive of satin (see satin). So called because it was thought to resemble satin.

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