colberteen

noun col·ber·teen \ˈkälbə(r)ˌtēn, ˈkōl-\
variants: or

colbertine

\ˈkälbə(r)ˌtēn, ˈkōl-\

Definition of colberteen

plural

-s

  1. :  a lace with a coarse network of open square mesh

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Origin and Etymology of colberteen

after Jean B. Colbert †1683 French statesman + English -een or -ine


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