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mousseline de laine

[ moos-leen duh -len ]
/ mus lin də ˈlɛn /
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noun French.
a thin worsted fabric, often having a printed pattern.
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Also called muslin delaine.

Origin of mousseline de laine

Literally, “muslin of wool”
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British Dictionary definitions for mousseline de laine

mousseline de laine
/ French (muslin də lɛn) /

noun
a light woollen fabric

Word Origin for mousseline de laine

literally: muslin of wool
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