Chantilly lace

noun
Chan·​til·​ly lace | \ shan-ˈti-lē- How to pronounce Chantilly lace (audio) \

Definition of Chantilly lace

: a delicate silk, linen, or synthetic lace having a 6-sided mesh ground and a floral or scrolled design

called also Chantilly

First Known Use of Chantilly lace

1821, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Chantilly lace

Chantilly, France

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The first known use of Chantilly lace was in 1821

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“Chantilly lace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chantilly%20lace. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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