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cambric

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noun cam·bric \ˈkām-brik\

Simple Definition of cambric

  • : a light, thin, white linen or cotton cloth

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cambric

  1. 1 :  a fine thin white linen fabric

  2. 2 :  a cotton fabric that resembles cambric

Origin and Etymology of cambric

Dutch Kamerijk Cambrai, France


First Known Use: 1530


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