mousseline de soie

[ moos-leen duh swah ]
/ mus lin də ˈswɑ /

noun French.

a thin, stiff silk or rayon fabric.

Origin of mousseline de soie

literally, muslin of silk
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British Dictionary definitions for mousseline de soie

mousseline de soie

/ French (muslin də swa) /

noun

a thin gauzelike fabric of silk or rayon

Word Origin for mousseline de soie

literally: muslin of silk
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