Slips are usually made of some very soft material such as nainsook, batiste, pearline, or sheer lawn cloth.
Being clothed only in nainsook, he took a severe cold, which soon resulted in febrile symptoms.
When small folded maps are badly torn line them throughout with Japanese tissue, jaconet or nainsook.
The framework and ribs were made entirely of Riga pine; the surface fabric was nainsook.
One was cambric, one was fine lawn or nainsook, and one of dimity.