- a satin-weave fabric made with cotton warp and wool filling, fulled and finished to resemble wool.
- a thin, light satin.
Origin of satinet
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Historical Examples of satinette
Later on, when performing, they would be entitled to a celluloid collar, satinette knickers and pumps.The Bill-Toppers
- a thin or imitation satin
Word Origin for satinet
C18: from French: small satin
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Word Origin and History for satinette
also satinet, 1703, from French satinet, diminutive of satin (see satin). So called because it was thought to resemble satin.
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