Mechlin

noun
Mech·lin | \ ˈme-klən \

Definition of Mechlin 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a delicate bobbin lace used for dresses and millinery

Mechlin

geographical name
Mech·lin | \ ˈme-klən \
variants: or Flemish Mechelen \ˈmā-ḵə-lə(n) \ or French Malines \mä-ˈlēn \

Definition of Mechlin (Entry 2 of 2)

commune in Flanders, northern Belgium population 83,000

First Known Use of Mechlin

Noun

1689, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Mechlin

Noun

Mechlin, Belgium

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