lustring

lutestring (ˈluːtˌstrɪŋ)

/ (ˈlʌstrɪŋ) /

noun

a glossy silk cloth, formerly used for clothing, upholstery, etc

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Word Origin for lustring

C17: from Italian lustrino, from lustro lustre
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