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tulle

tulle

noun \ˈtül\

: a light, thin type of cloth that is like a net and that is used for veils, evening dresses, etc.

Full Definition of TULLE

:  a sheer often stiffened silk, rayon, or nylon net used chiefly for veils or ballet costumes

Origin of TULLE

French, from Tulle, France
First Known Use: circa 1818

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