tabaret

tabaret

[tab-uh-rit]
noun
1.
a durable silk or acetate fabric having alternating stripes of satin and moiré, for drapery and upholstery.
2.
tambour ( def 3 ).

Origin:
1850–55; perhaps akin to tabby1

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tabaret (ˈtæbərɪt)
 
n
a hard-wearing fabric of silk or similar cloth with stripes of satin or moire, used esp for upholstery
 
[C19: perhaps from tabby1]

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