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paduasoy

noun pad·u·a·soy \ˈpa-jə-wə-ˌsi, ˈpaj-wə-\

Definition of PADUASOY

:  a corded silk fabric; also :  a garment made of it

Origin of PADUASOY

alteration of earlier poudesoy, from French pou-de-soie
First Known Use: 1663

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