noun ma·lines \mə-ˈlēn\

Definition of malines



play \-ˈlēn(z)\
  1. 1 :  mechlin

  2. 2 or less commonly maline :  a fine stiff net with a hexagonal mesh that is usually made of silk or rayon and that is often used for veils

Origin and Etymology of malines

French, from Malines (Mechelen), Belgium

First Known Use: 1830

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