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soutache

[soo-tash; French soo-tash] /suˈtæʃ; French suˈtaʃ/
noun
1.
a narrow braid, commonly of mohair, silk, or rayon, used for trimming.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < French: braid of a hussar's shako < Hungarian sujtás flat braid for trimming
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British Dictionary definitions for soutache

soutache

/suːˈtæʃ/
noun
1.
a narrow braid used as a decorative trimming
Word Origin
C19: from French, from Hungarian sujtas
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