delaine

noun
de·​laine | \ də̇ˈlān, dēˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of delaine

1 : a lightweight dress fabric of wool or wool and cotton made in prints or solid colors
2 usually capitalized [by shortening] : delaine merino

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History and Etymology for delaine

French (mousseline) de laine muslin of wool

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“Delaine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/delaine. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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