dou·​blure | \ ˌdəˈblu̇(ə)r, düˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of doublure

1 : the lining of a book cover especially : an ornamental lining (as of tooled leather, painted vellum, or rich brocade)
2 : the reflexed margin of a trilobite's carapace

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History and Etymology for doublure

French, from Middle French, lining of a garment, from doubler to line, double + -ure

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“Doublure.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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