an embossed, compound fabric woven on a dobby or Jacquard loom.
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How to use matelassé in a sentence
Matelasse—A silk and wool or all wool brocade, usually for coats.Textiles and Clothing | Kate Heintz Watson
British Dictionary definitions for matelassé
(in textiles) having a raised design, as quilting; embossed
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