- a fabric, resembling broadcloth, rep, or poplin and made with silk or rayon warp and wool filling, used in the manufacture of dress goods.
Origin of popeline
< French: poplin
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Poplin or popeline is a name given to a class of goods distinguished by a rib or cord effect running width way of the piece.Textiles
William H. Dooley