stamin

stamin

[stam-in]
noun
a coarse woolen fabric, used in the manufacture of garments.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English < Middle French estamineLatin stāminea, feminine of stāmineus consisting of threads, equivalent to stāmin- (see stamen) + -eus -eous

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stamin-

variant of stamini- before a vowel: staminate.
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