noun de·laine \də̇ˈlān, dēˈ-\

Definition of delaine



  1. 1 :  a lightweight dress fabric of wool or wool and cotton made in prints or solid colors

  2. 2 usually capitalized [by shortening] :  delaine merino

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Origin and Etymology of delaine

French (mousseline) de laine muslin of wool

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