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mousseline de soie

[moos-leen duh swah]
noun French.
  1. a thin, stiff silk or rayon fabric.
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Origin of mousseline de soie

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

mousseline de soie

  1. a thin gauzelike fabric of silk or rayon
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Word Origin for mousseline de soie

literally: muslin of silk
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