crepon

[ krey-pon ]
/ ˈkreɪ pɒn /
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noun

a heavyweight crepe fabric.

Origin of crepon

1885–90; < French, equivalent to crêpe crepe + -on noun suffix
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Examples from the Web for crepon

  • The largest designs of crepon show a raised or puffed appearance.

    Textiles|William H. Dooley