tricotine

[ trik-uh-teen, tree-kuh- ]
/ ˌtrɪk əˈtin, ˈtri kə- /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. tricorn,
  2. tricornered,
  3. tricornute,
  4. tricostate,
  5. tricot,
  6. tricotyledonous,
  7. tricresol,
  8. tricrotic,
  9. tricrotism,
  10. trictrac

Origin of tricotine

1895–1900; < French, equivalent to tricot tricot + -ine -ine1

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Examples from the Web for tricotine

  • Good taste is undeniably evident in the simple, one-piece business dress of navy blue serge or tricotine.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2|Lillian Eichler Watson


British Dictionary definitions for tricotine

tricotine

/ (ˌtrɪkəˈtiːn, ˌtriː-) /

noun

a twill-weave woollen fabric resembling gabardine

Word Origin for tricotine

C20: from French; see tricot

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