estamin

noun es·ta·min \ˈestəmə̇n\
variants: or

estamene

Definition of estamin

plural

-s

  1. :  a worsted twilled fabric with a rough face

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Origin and Etymology of 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 — more at stamen


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