nainsook


nain·sook

noun \ˈnān-ˌsk\

Definition of NAINSOOK

:  a soft lightweight muslin

Origin of NAINSOOK

Hindi & Urdu nainsukh, literally, eye's delight
First Known Use: 1790

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