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estamin

[ es-tuh-min ]
/ ˈɛs tə mɪn /
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noun

a worsted fabric constructed in twill weave with a rough surface.

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Also es·ta·mene [es-tuh-meen]. /ˈɛs təˌmin/.

Origin of estamin

1695–1705; <French estamine ≪ Latin stāminea, feminine of stāmineus made of threads. See stamen, -eous
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