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tricotine

[trik-uh-teen, tree-kuh-] /ˌtrɪk əˈtin, ˈtri kə-/
noun
Origin of tricotine
1895-1900
1895-1900; < French, equivalent to tricot tricot + -ine -ine1
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  • Good taste is undeniably evident in the simple, one-piece business dress of navy blue serge or tricotine.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2 Lillian Eichler Watson
British Dictionary definitions for tricotine

tricotine

/ˌtrɪkəˈtiːn; ˌtriː-/
noun
1.
a twill-weave woollen fabric resembling gabardine
Word Origin
C20: from French; see tricot
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