estamin

noun
es·​ta·​min | \ ˈestəmə̇n \
variants: or estamene \ ˈestəˌmēn , ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗ \
plural -s

Definition of estamin

: a worsted twilled fabric with a rough face

History and Etymology for estamin

from obsolete French estamine (now étamine), from Middle French, from Medieval Latin staminia, from Latin staminea, feminine of stamineus made of threads, from stamin-, stamen warp, thread, cloth

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“Estamin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/estamin. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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